[Taxacom] RE revisiting patronym auctions

Jim Croft jim.croft at gmail.com
Fri Aug 15 19:08:28 CDT 2008

Yeah, right.  Like this is going to happen any millenium soon...

Well, maybe.  Probably on the same day that, in the interests of
fairness and public good, Microsoft decides to move the cost of its
software one or two decimal places to the left...


On Sat, Aug 16, 2008 at 4:04 AM, Doug Yanega <dyanega at ucr.edu> wrote:
> [...] "I, the
> seller, acknowledge that I do not know the actual value of item X,
> and that it is therefore reasonable and acceptable for the buyer to
> profit from the transaction; however, the buyer must also agree not
> to take unfair advantage, here defined as any value in excess of 100
> times the agreed-upon transaction price. In such a case, the buyer
> here agrees to evenly split any amount over this limit with the
> seller."

Jim Croft
jim.croft at gmail.com

"Words, as is well known, are the great foes of reality."
- Joseph Conrad, author (1857-1924)

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