Craig and his wonderful list

craigslist carousel horseThe good thing about Craigslist: It's a window into our fellow community members' wants, needs and aspirations. The bad thing about Craigslist: It's a window into our fellow community members' wants, needs and aspirations.


Good or bad, we'll let you decide...

Pick-up line at the co-op: commenting on a woman's seeds.

Because what woman wouldn't want to tag along on a "strip club adventure."

She hit him -- and now he's hitting on her.

This is actually... generous and helpful.

"[T]ell me how i told you to fill your crack..."

Things you learn on Craigslist: there are nudist swim parties. (Heated pool. Obviously.)

"Calling all ticklers of the capital region..."

That sounds... awkward.

We kind of hope they can work out the math on this.

Little known fact: dogs post in missed connections.

People paying other people's tolls seems to happen fairly often. Hey, there are nice people out there.


Random items available

For sale: a large gorilla stuffed animal, "Surprise your honey with this stuffed animal for VALENTINE'S DAY" ($20)

For sale: heart-shaped cast iron muffin pan ($13)

For sale: "gold and silver Masonic world fob," looks like a golden snitch from Harry Potter ($2250)

For sale: an old print block for a shoe ad ($8)

For sale: a varied bottle collection, "buy one buy them all"

For sale: a carousel horse ($5800)

For sale: a tea tray, said to made by brother of Martin Van Buren ($100)

For sale: a french fry cutter ($50)

For sale: old bricks (50 cents each)


photo: Craigslist item "Carousel Horse - Dentzel Prancer"

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