Everyone is being coerced. The entire system is set up to prey on weak people. How can the same people that decry payday loans in poor neighborhoods preying on downtrodden, ill-informed, poor minorities, not see the manipulation at a far more *chemical* level with regards to these cam sites?
And, I’ve been there. It’s… Read more
That’s completely true. And it’s up to me to express my own opinion on how silly it is. And what value will that ‘card’ have to the collector in 3 years when Topps decides the market bubble has burst and shuts down the servers because it’s costing them overhead? If you have an old trading card and your kids like… Read more
Hey! Now, I didn’t expect to come across any false equivalencies in this thread, but that is a mighty fine one.
This had just enough truth in it to be hilarious, and just enough truth in it to be depressing. I’m not a ‘gold standard truther’ either, but it would be nice to not have to result to circular logic to define what a dollar is worth.
I like the part in the post in the middle: “Here’s the full image of 100% of what you’re spending $225 on.” That’s a nice touch. I mean, I can understand digital trading card games like Hearthstone to a certain extent. OK, you’re not getting a physical product, but ‘opening a pack’ could net you something that gives… Read more
Counterpoint: Fuck the goddamn Yankees in their puckered baboon assholes.