I thought I'd give Craigslist one last try. I put a tool up, gave all
the specs, price, my phone number, said I had a couple photos, etc. I
also posted, at the end, that spammers and scammers should save their
It has been up about three hours. I just got my first scammer,
supposedly up in Vianna, VA, but unable to write English really
coherently. He wants me to take a cashier's check, to which he'll add
50 bucks for my inconvenience. Is "inconvenience" another word for
getting screwed out of money?
I emailed him back, telling him to check the notes on scammers at the
end of the ad.
I probably should have agreed to the deal, waited until his agent
showed up, and hammered the shit out of him just for practice. Except
the agent is probably some DC doofus without a real idea of what's