Horn Nut Scam

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Horn Nut Scam

Postby Pop Haydn » Wed Jan 22, 2014 11:01 pm

My friend, the great showman Bobby Reynolds on the Horn Nut Scam. This is so fun!

http://youtu.be/97-6AcjYWsM

Here the incredible Bobby Reynolds tells the story of his first real street scam, selling Chinese Horn Nuts as "Water Lily" bulbs.

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Re: Horn Nut Scam

Postby Matthew Ellard » Wed Jan 22, 2014 11:49 pm

What is a "Patchman"? Is a Patchman a spruiker?

I loved his story about spruiking the flea circus in New York. I was never really sure if flea circuses were common. It would seem that they were.

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Re: Horn Nut Scam

Postby SweetPea » Thu Jan 23, 2014 5:11 am

How do the Deniers get so lucky?
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Re: Horn Nut Scam

Postby Gord » Fri Jan 24, 2014 5:15 pm

Has it bloomed yet?
"Knowledge grows through infinite timelessness" -- the random fictional Deepak Chopra quote site
"You are also taking my words out of context." -- Justin
"Nullius in verba" -- The Royal Society ["take nobody's word for it"]
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Re: Horn Nut Scam

Postby Pop Haydn » Fri Jan 24, 2014 6:26 pm

No, but as soon as it does, the judge is going to let me out...


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