Ebay auction not for the squeemish

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  1. DaveBB

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    A friend sent me this ebay auction:

    (Admin note - link removed, no active auction links are allowed, but feel free to search on "colon cleansing kit")

    Spent a good hour laughing.The best has to be the quote: It's Gross and It's Mine!!
     
  2. Evelio Figueroa

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    Yummy
     
  3. Garrett Lundy

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    I'm certainly not going to question the health-nature of fasting and colonic cleansing (well known to medicine), but for the love of Cthulhu and all that is holy, don't post pictures!
     
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    Mmmm! Chocolate taffy! [​IMG]
     
  5. Shawn C

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    It's unbelievable what people try to sell! It's even more amazing that people actually buy this stuff!
     
  6. Doug Miller

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    I thought the fecal matter was for sale. Now that would have been scary.

    Doug
     
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    People will bid on anything[​IMG]
     
  8. JamesCB

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    60 lbs of matter in Elvis' colon? C'mon, thats about 1/4 of his body weight. I'm having a hard time beleiving that. Can anyone confirm it?

    James
     
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    Buying a colon cleansing kit is one thing. Buying a USED one is another....
     
  11. Joe Spratley

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    This should also be sold as a diet. After seeing this you don't want to eat for a week.
     
  12. LewB

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    As someone who's had 2 colonoscopies done, I say that is this a pile of doo-doo !

    My first rememberance of this myth of stuff living in your colon was in Bevery Hills Cop when Judge Reinholt says something like 'the average person has 5 lbs of red meat in their colon'.

    I'm amazed by folks who buy expensive preparations to do what a couple of cups of black coffee or a Big Mac will do on the cheap [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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    Thanks, Todd. I didn't think of checking Snopes on this one. I knew that sounded ridiculous.

    James
     
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    I can vouch for the Big Mac treatment! [​IMG]
     
  15. JamesED

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    And Big Macs are 2 for $3 right now. Talk about saving money.
     
  16. Jeff Ulmer

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    I don't know about you, but a Big Mac colonic doesn't sound very appealing, special sauce or not.
     
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    Must be the sesame seeds, huh ?
     

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