What a boon Craigslist has been for boat owners everywhere. Where else can you sell huge hunks of useless crap without spending a dime or putting more than 30 seconds of effort into the sale?
The Mocking Craiglist Ads thread is daily reading at Sailing Anarchy HQ, and we encourage you to read it and play along when you see your next idiotic ad. For instance, to the left you’ll find a beautiful, camo-treated scow for just $200. What a bargain!
And then here’s today’s piece of art purporting to sell a Morgan, apparently (and actually from eBay):
“this is a great truely blue water vessel , 3/4 keep ruder atch , very rugard , hydrological steering i boug as a project i was built with a experiment carbon fiber mask which failed i punched a good mast for her , that is in fort Myers, i get full price i can let it go, was going deck step the old one i i let go if get the asking price still needs pant , and pulled bottom job, Morgan st-errs , runs drives, very rugged under priced blue water cruiser ,boats is locked in Florida any questions call 502 3668233 great wind less , 12 thousand pounds of lead keel if you want a project boat that can sail the seven seas this is it seller rezerve the right to remove this add for other sale at eny time ,, sold as is where “