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Goolly! I found 42 dvds in the trash !!

 
Old 12-14-03, 07:02 PM
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Holy Sh*t I found 42 dvds in the trash !!

I walked into the trash closet in the hallway of my apartment building this afternoon to dump my garbage. On the floor was a freaking huge pile of dvd cases. I just figured that the owner had purchased one of those nylon CD type booklets and didn't want the cases. I about lost it when i opened one up and it had the disc inside, they all did. I ran to my apt, grabbed a trash bag and scooped them up. Going thru the titles I was suprised to only find 6 of them that I already owned ( i got over300 currentlyy). Most of the titles are girlie type flicks but it is OK. I already gave some to my girlfriend. Anybody else experience something this crazy?!?!?
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Sounds like someone just went thru a breakup
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No need for a dumpster dive when you can just go apartment hall searching.
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found two very new DVDs in the trash when my neighbors moved out. also girlie flicks...guess that's their nature.
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I found 232 DVDs in a house down the street. They are now sitting pretty on my shelf.
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Originally posted by Corleone
I found 232 DVDs in a house down the street. They are now sitting pretty on my shelf.
I assume you managed to get them while the people in the house were gone or asleep?
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Originally posted by Geminix
Sounds like someone just went thru a breakup
breakup w/ a person or a DVD player?
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Originally posted by Seeker
I assume you managed to get them while the people in the house were gone or asleep?
Well I asked the people while they were in bed if I could have their DVDs...

it sounded like a yes...
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Re: Holy Sh*t I found 42 dvds in the trash !!

Originally posted by ChicagoDVD
I walked into the trash closet in the hallway of my apartment building this afternoon to dump my garbage. On the floor was a freaking huge pile of dvd cases. I just figured that the owner had purchased one of those nylon CD type booklets and didn't want the cases. I about lost it when i opened one up and it had the disc inside, they all did. I ran to my apt, grabbed a trash bag and scooped them up. Going thru the titles I was suprised to only find 6 of them that I already owned ( i got over300 currentlyy). Most of the titles are girlie type flicks but it is OK. I already gave some to my girlfriend. Anybody else experience something this crazy?!?!?
you gave your girlfriend dvds you found in the garbage??

how nice!
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Hopefully Danol won't see this thread.
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Re: Re: Holy Sh*t I found 42 dvds in the trash !!

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you gave your girlfriend dvds you found in the garbage??

how nice!
Yep, whatever girl dreams of: diamonds, pearls, and other people's trash.
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Originally posted by Geminix
Sounds like someone just went thru a breakup
Are you thinking more like "my boyfriend just dumped me i'm so sad let me throw away the memories - the movies we watched together" or "my girlfriend dumped me let me throw away all the dvd's the b*tch left over at my apt" ?
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Re: Re: Holy Sh*t I found 42 dvds in the trash !!

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you gave your girlfriend dvds you found in the garbage??

how nice!
...like you wouldn't gladly accept them.
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Sweet! I would have crapped my pants.
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Re: Re: Holy Sh*t I found 42 dvds in the trash !!

Originally posted by atari2600
you gave your girlfriend dvds you found in the garbage??

how nice!
He could have gave them to her for Christmas.
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Sweet! Some peeps have all the luck. I think the most I'm likely to find is a Yanni CD or a severed limb.

So what kinda girlie titles did you get? And yeah I made the effort to spell "titles" correctly.
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Originally posted by matome
Hopefully Danol won't see this thread.
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Originally posted by philo
Sweet! Some peeps have all the luck. I think the most I'm likely to find is a Yanni CD or a severed limb.

So what kinda girlie titles did you get? And yeah I made the effort to spell "titles" correctly.
Name a popular chick flick from the last couple years and chances are its here. Charlie's angels full throttle (fullscreen) is even here, didn't that just come out? That sucker was the first to go...

Bend it like beckham was here too....doesn't make sense to pitch these pretty recently bought discs...
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Originally posted by ChicagoDVD
Charlie's angels full throttle (fullscreen) is even here...
Bend it like beckham was here too....doesn't make sense to pitch these pretty recently bought discs...
That sounds like 2 pretty good reasons right there. I'm sure there are around 40 more.
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Mt godparents found one at the mall and gave it to me. The closest I came to free was at a going out of business sale. I bought tons for $1 - $2, sold off some to get my cash outlay reimbursed and ended up with over 100 DVD's for my collection at no charge.
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If I was in a relationship with someone that had a FULLSCREEN edition of a DVD in their possession, I'd break up with them too.
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I could never, evar get so lucky to find a pile of dvds. WOW!
Maybe they got evicted, and all their crap got thrown out, including the foolscreen chick-flick dvds.
I personally would've picked the few out of interest to myself and sold the rest as one big lot on eBay. Then with the money you could've bought something very nice for your girlfriend for Christmas. Either that or a pretty good time a the nudey bar.
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So did you fish them out of the dumpster with your robotic arm attachment? Thats the only way to go dumpster diving in style.
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Originally posted by El-Kabong
So did you fish them out of the dumpster with your robotic arm attachment? Thats the only way to go dumpster diving in style.
They were on the floor of the trash room in a very neat pile....just scooped em up into a trash bag...
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They could be sprayed with a new chemical to make you LIKE fullscreen! Be careful.
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