wow. It is amazing what people will collect.
Guy Etchells wrote:
> It is according to legend what Ebay was created for.
> "Pierre Omidyar was having dinner at home in Campbell with his fiancée,
> Pam Wesley. Wesley collected PEZ dispensers, and she mentioned that
> since they had moved from Boston to Silicon Valley, she was having
> trouble finding fellow collectors to trade with. It occurred to Omidyar
> that the still-fledgling Internet could provide the answer. He came to
> Wesley's rescue by writing the code for what would one day become eBay."
> A Pez dispenser is a sweet or candy container.
> Merryn Dineley wrote:
>> Paul, John, what is a pez dispenser?