eBay – the place on the internet where you can just about buy or sell anything, even eBay’s first sale was obscure as a broken laser pointer sold for $14.83.
Astonished, that somebody would pay that much the seller contacted the winning bidder to ask if they understood that the laser pointer was broken. The responding email explained: “I’m a collector of broken laser pointers.” But as they do say, one man’s junk is another man’s treasure.
Since eBay was founded in 1996, the online auction and shopping website has hosted billions of online bidding wars and sales from all around the globe. We’ve looked at the weirdest and most bizarre eBay listings that have ever existed. From the meaning of life, to a failing football team, these are the most ridiculous eBay listings you won’t believe someone actually bid on!