I Find Your Lack Of Bass Disturbing

This is the funniest eBay ad I’ve seen since the guy who was selling his ex-wife’s wedding dress for beer money. Better yet, it’s for a pretty neat item, a home-made subwoofer shaped like the Death Star (that’s no moon–it’s a subwoofer!). Be sure to check out the Q&A at the bottom of the ad.

Blogosphere triumphalism moment: a bit on this got posted to Slashdot this afternoon, resulting in over 170,000 additional hits to the ad–and the bid price has doubled.

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11 Responses to “I Find Your Lack Of Bass Disturbing”

  1. Alex Knapp Says:

    Personally, I want this:

    http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=5599337360&category=1468&ssPageName=WDVW&rd=1

  2. ed Says:

    So, Will…suddenly need to make a trip over to Jolly Ol’ England?

    Ed

  3. Down deep in Texas: The View from Waco Says:

    The power to destroy a planet is insignificant com

    Over at Vodkapundit, Will strikes back at Stephen’s ‘Star Wars’ obsession with one of the funniest E-bay postings I have ever seen. I’ve just got say it:

    “Look at the size of that thing!”

  4. Greg Says:

    I would not be so proud of this technilogical terror he created. The power to deafen your neighbors is insignificant when compared to the Force.

    I wonder if Stephen has bought his plane ticket to return England yet? And will his lovely bride tolerate 2 Death Stars and an Imperial Star Destroyer Mark II in the house?

  5. Pat Says:

    My sister has a radio from the 60’s that looks just like this.

  6. LIBERTY BELLES Says:

    Google’s Moon Landing

    Nerd alert! It’s July 20th, the day Neil Armstrong kicked Sputnik’s ass. But that was but a wee leap, for today, Google sounds the funereal knell for all other search engines. Are you still using Mapquest? I won’t even dignify AOL wi…

  7. John F Says:

    _”Now witness the firepower of this fully armed and operational subwoofer.”_

  8. Will Collier Says:

    At first, I thought the seller was a bit too proud of this technological terror he’s constructed–but thanks to the full power of the blogosphere (over 230,000 hits, most of them since the Slashdot post), the damn thing is going to sell for at least 185 pounds.

    Impressive. Most impressive…

  9. Gamer Says:

    If you want any more proof of the guy’s sense of humor, check out his answers to questions from potential buyers.

  10. Bloodthirsty Warmonger Says:

    The subwoofer went for

  11. Erbo Says:

    In case you missed it, here are the technical readouts of that battle station. I only hope that, when the data’s analyzed, a weakness can be found. It’s not over yet….

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