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Here's what happens when WE try to help

by duckman / November 4, 2005 10:43 PM PST
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if eBay is so hungry for MREs
by jonah jones / November 4, 2005 11:18 PM PST
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(NT) (NT) Send them to Pakistan
by duckman / November 5, 2005 12:08 AM PST
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"U.S. Government property ? Commercial resale is unlawful."
by grimgraphix / November 5, 2005 12:59 AM PST

If they label these MREs as unlawful for resale I assume the label is accurate.

"""Additionally, Durzy said, eBay has asked the Pentagon to cite the law that would prohibits the sale of its MREs, but has not gotten an answer.
"When we asked them to show us a law to show it is unlawful, and they were unable to do so, we said they're legal as far as we're concerned," Durzy said."""

a self serving attitude if I ever saw one. Then again I've quit dealing with Ebay. I've seen too many items sell for more then original retail.

grim

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Isn't this totally predictable?
by EdH / November 5, 2005 5:08 AM PST

Wouldn't you be surprised if it hadn't happened sooner or later?

People, you know.

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If its unlawful to sell them commercially --
by Dragon / November 5, 2005 8:17 AM PST

Seems it should likewise be unlawful to buy them.

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But it's not the only thing that happens
by grandpaw7 / November 5, 2005 10:43 PM PST

Starving people get fed, thirsty people get water; sick people get treated; old people get taken care of; shivering people get warmed, children get schooled, desolate people get comforted.

Ummm, sounds like Matthew 25: I was hungry, and you gave Me something to eat; I was thirsty, and you gave Me something to drink; I was a stranger, and you invited Me in; naked, and you clothed Me.

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