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Mon Jul 29, 2013, 08:34 PM

One of the Oldest Cons Jobs around...............Free Gift......................

no nothing is free...well.........maybe ...........
.occasionally something is thrown in, but you got to pay for that....I hear about "Free" all the time...on "TV, radio..etc...well, how do they pay for the ads?...............This is the first in a series of cons that are all around us....


The idea of "free" is very interesting. In economics I learned 45 years ago, that really free is when there is so much available ...that there is no cost of any kind involved. Let us say it snows one day...and there are 15 inches on the ground, in addition to 5 that fell a few days before. That snow is a free commodity. ..so much.. no one cares or wants to change it or keep it. You can have all you want to accumulate while it is so available..or that you can accumulate....weeds are another free commodity..you know the stuff in gardens that grows all by itself.... I was in Florida last winter....I could pick up all the shells on the beach that I wanted..no one cared.
there were plenty..

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Stuart G Jul 2013 OP
Scuba Jul 2013 #1
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Response to Stuart G (Original post)

Mon Jul 29, 2013, 08:41 PM

1. "... and it's free, just a dollar."

 

Bonus points for naming the source.

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Response to Scuba (Reply #1)

Tue Jul 30, 2013, 06:40 AM

2. that is correct.. just a dollar....??? is a dollar free...?????

a dollar is still a dollar...

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