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Amazon.ca Prime Day = Epic Fail

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Cas77 wrote: Rest of the world must think we're full of ***** after reading that.
Still better than the rest of the world thinking we wear crocs :D
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UnCeo wrote: Still better than the rest of the world thinking we wear crocs :D
I was hoping that was Australia where they'd probably be wearing real crocodiles.
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[QUOTE]I love one thing and one thing only on planet Earth, and that’s getting a deal. I freaking LOVE DEALS. I love a dollar store. I love a coupon code. I love a free shipping offer. I love T.J. Maxx.
You’d think I would be thrilled by Amazon’s “Prime Day” — a newly minted midsummer sale extravaganza with deals that supposedly rival Black Friday’s.
But I’m thrifty — not a piece of human ****. This is garbage **** and you can’t fool me.[/QUOTE]

http://www.buzzfeed.com/katienotopoulos ... .baOax9zOG
Kaboom! Kaboom! KABOOM!
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nintendo wrote: HOLY! Was that a lightning deal or price error? Only for the black? I can't believe I missed that :'(
Don't remember if it was a lightning deal or not, I just grabbed it ASAP lol.

I know it was a price error for sure though. The discount was applied twice. Once on the actual item page and then discounted again when checking out.

I think it was all colors that were available to ship by prime, if I remember correctly, but I wanted the blackout, so.
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I got my toothbrush today, so far so good
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As has been mentioned - this is a direct consequence of a weak Canadian dollar. Something to keep in mind when the fall federal election rolls around....
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Cas77 wrote: Rest of the world must think we're full of ***** after reading that.
No they think we're screwing like rabbits... And never heard of contraception (no lightning deal on that :( ) .
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Diaper sale was very good, but they seemed to not have a lot of stock. Most of the other stuff was a joke.

I was waiting for the Dragon Age Inquisition "Lightning Deal". Seeing as how it was 39.99 before I was thinking maybe it would get to $19 or even $29 I might bite... nope, it was 44.99 LOL

Guess what.. its now 39.99 again and you don't even need prime.

http://www.amazon.ca/Dragon-Age-Inquisi ... sition+ps4
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Amazon always has some inflated regular prices ..and then show some discount on it and peeps fall for that :(
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booradleysmart wrote: Amazon always has some inflated regular prices ..and then show some discount on it and peeps fall for that :(
Is that even allowed/legal to do??
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Dynasty12345 wrote: Is that even allowed/legal to do??
Yeah why not? Crappy (Canadian) Tire does it all the time.
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it was pretty bad as a sale but hey Amazon has always had EXCELLENT customer service so credit where credit is due, it's still a great company to buy from IMO
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nintendo wrote: HOLY! Was that a lightning deal or price error? Only for the black? I can't believe I missed that :'(
While most of the things were terrible there were a few things like this that were just stellar.
You just had to be there to see them.

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