Armand Rabuttinio who retains the Guinness Record for dog training and his business partner, Rich Parker, are attempting to set new Guinness Records in three categories: The most individuals having participated in an eBay sale; The most individuals having participated in an online record attempt; And the most countries having participated in a world record attempt.
Theyre planning to do it with one eBay sale which started Tuesday (Jan. 25). For three dollars, bidders get their name on Rabuttinios website and the satisfaction of knowing they participated in something big.
Rabuttinio says, A lot of people want to be part of something, but dont have the opportunity.
Hes hoping to reach 10,000 bids, the maximum number of bids eBay allows on one sale, and while that might sound like a big profit from the event, Rabuttinio says after paying the eBay fees and other taxes, they arent making that much.
So far, three bids have been made and the auction ends Feb. 4.
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