Market Failure!

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Mo » 09 Jan 2018, 16:17

NFW would I get this. Also, great, not at all creepy, name.

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Dangerman » 09 Jan 2018, 17:59

Blackish Mirror and Little Brother were taken.

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Warren » 21 Feb 2018, 15:21

Back on Feb 6 I placed an order with Amazon. It still hasn't shipped. Now I chose slowest shipping, so it get's here when it gets here. But what's bugging me, is I think This Item is what's holding it up. You'll notice the Usually ships within 1 to 2 months. prominently displayed. However, you might also notice that this is an "Amazon Choice" item. And if you mouse-over the Amazon Choice flag the popup will inform you
Amazon's Choice recommends highly rated, well-priced products available to ship immediately.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Dangerman » 24 Feb 2018, 18:24

Don't pay that much for headphones with a mic is my advice.

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Warren » 24 Feb 2018, 19:54

Dangerman wrote:
24 Feb 2018, 18:24
Don't pay that much for headphones with a mic is my advice.
I don't use the mic, and for wireless headphones they put it on there whether you want it or not. My budget was $150 and these got the best reviews I could find, especially as I'm more interested in the high end than bass.

UPDATE
So this is weird, the headphones shipped on their own (still in transit) while the rest of the order is still waiting.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Ellie » 25 Feb 2018, 11:22

The price has been SLASHED!
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Kwix » 25 Feb 2018, 17:03

:lol: :lol:
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by lunchstealer » 25 Feb 2018, 17:59

Ellie wrote:
25 Feb 2018, 11:22
The price has been SLASHED!
I think it's more of a threat. "You said I could buy it for $212! What gives?" "I've altered the price. Pray I don't alter it any further."
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Sandy » 25 Feb 2018, 19:30

Yeah, that’s late 70s pricing. “Buy now, before the price goes up!”
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Mo » 15 Mar 2018, 16:53

Things like the Toy R Us bankruptcy make me hate capitalism. Creative destruction didn't kill Toys 'R Us, LBOs by PE firms that still walk away with a profit did.
his voice is so soothing, but why do conspiracy nuts always sound like Batman and Robin solving one of Riddler's puzzles out loud? - fod

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Ellie » 29 Mar 2018, 19:44

Amazon brand diapers on Prime Pantry are surprisingly expensive. Nearly double the price of name brand diapers with free Prime shipping.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Fin Fang Foom » 29 Mar 2018, 20:16

Mo wrote:
15 Mar 2018, 16:53
Things like the Toy R Us bankruptcy make me hate capitalism. Creative destruction didn't kill Toys 'R Us, LBOs by PE firms that still walk away with a profit did.
PE firms now do like Corporate Raiders were supposedly doing in the 80s, when they just futzed with the debt to equity ratio.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Ellie » 01 Apr 2018, 20:53

Maybe just pick a lane with your SEO keywords and stay in it.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by JasonL » 02 Apr 2018, 07:22

Toys r us had a lot more problems than that stuff.

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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Ellie » 02 Apr 2018, 10:04

Oh, yes, this is unrelated. Trying to find a nightlight. Not really wanting to buy something that says "kids bedroom" AND "dating mood"
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Jasper » 02 Apr 2018, 12:40

Ellie wrote:
02 Apr 2018, 10:04
Oh, yes, this is unrelated. Trying to find a nightlight. Not really wanting to buy something that says "kids bedroom" AND "dating mood"
Long term investment. Buy for the date-night party mood, use for the resulting kids.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Kolohe » 02 Apr 2018, 15:48

Or it's something the kids can use when they're five and when they're twenty-five.
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Re: Market Failure!

Post by Mo » 02 Apr 2018, 16:20

It's cute or counter-culture and you can change the color.
his voice is so soothing, but why do conspiracy nuts always sound like Batman and Robin solving one of Riddler's puzzles out loud? - fod

no one ever yells worldstar when a pet gets fucked up - dhex

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