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Rick Mulheirn
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posted 11-29-2013 06:48 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Rick Mulheirn   Click Here to Email Rick Mulheirn     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Wrong on so many levels... eBay item 200995237934. I don't know where to start!

stsmithva
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posted 11-29-2013 06:49 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for stsmithva   Click Here to Email stsmithva     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
From the listing:
The second time I met him a few years ago during his autobiography book promotion and I brought the boots with me and it was so nice of him to autograph the boot flap and my book as well. He told me they were very nice replicas. (I should have asked him to sign BOTH BOOTS. Then, I could have auction each individually. But it didn't occurred to me at the time, I was so excited to meet him again)
But but but but but... but but but but but...

Robert Pearlman
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posted 11-29-2013 07:34 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Robert Pearlman   Click Here to Email Robert Pearlman     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
The seller ended the auction and wrote, in part:
Well he did sigh it. It was years ago when he visited Sikorsky air craft in ct. It had something to do with that flight television program he was doing at the time. I just wanted a better story behind his signing the boot. I should have told it like it was.
Sigh, indeed. Sadly, I don't think we've seen the last of this offer...

JasonB
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posted 11-30-2013 08:17 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for JasonB   Click Here to Email JasonB     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
I can't believe this guy ruined a perfectly nice boot!

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