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Postby Deadareus on Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:45 pm

placed an order almost 2 weeks ago have heard nothing back. no order confirmation, shipment confirmation etc.

the site reads: "We ship three days a week and any order paid by paypal, money order or check that has cleared will go out in next shipment". i just figured i would get some sort of order number or something.

anybody have any experience with this site?
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Postby sidewaysscott on Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:49 pm

uh oh,

I think that this has been covered before....i also think that people had better luck getting him to respond by going through his ebay. Right?
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Postby jools on Tue Sep 13, 2011 1:51 pm

yep... no replies at all from Jawneh - got a paypal refund and it cost me 8 bucks in charges for the pleasure - waste of time money and effort - he gets defended at GP all the time so i gave him the benefit of the doubt - never again. Shame too cos he's got some good stock.
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Postby Deadareus on Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:00 pm

sidewaysscott wrote:uh oh,

I think that this has been covered before....i also think that people had better luck getting him to respond by going through his ebay. Right?


this is the second time i've been burned* trying to purchase this print! (* assuming the worst, i'm still holding out hope that my prints are in the mail)

any idea what his ebay name would be.
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Postby sidewaysscott on Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:02 pm

i don't know....where's jojo when you need him. :lol:
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Postby kyle on Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:05 pm

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Postby halftonegraphics on Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:05 pm

Possibly? http://stores.ebay.com/Lone-Star-Posters

Not looking good if it is.
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Postby freaksmeout on Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:17 pm

kyle wrote:hakkalugi


Confirmed. That's it.
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Postby Deadareus on Tue Sep 13, 2011 2:50 pm

claim opened. sigh.

my arcade fire Chicago '07 poster eludes me again. I'm soon going to start purchasing only from fellow eb'rs.
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Postby antiyou on Tue Sep 13, 2011 3:21 pm

Late to the party but I have been ripped off by them as well.

His excuse to me was "posters get lost or stolen in the mail all the time, what do you want me to do about it?"

I never checked back to see if he drymounted his dog like I asked.
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Postby haven on Tue Sep 13, 2011 3:25 pm

It's comical that there's a "collectors are tools" thread over on gp where this sorry sack will soon be making fun of you for actually wanting what you paid for.
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Postby comountaingolf on Tue Sep 13, 2011 3:28 pm

I remember ordering a 'Zeke' print for a Denver show a long time ago from Lonestar... and it never arrived. And the emails went unanswered. For months. And months. Until I finally got the 'lost in the mail' BS and John issued me a refund 6-8 months after the purchase. For a $40 print. Never understand why you would run a business like that. Never understand how a person like that gets involved in business. Never understand how they are still in existence. And I would NEVER buy from Lonestar again. Period.
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Postby ironjaiden on Tue Sep 13, 2011 3:33 pm

If we've learned anything this year it's that if you want your posters you need to call John's mom.
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Postby dasher12 on Tue Sep 13, 2011 3:50 pm

I've been very close to ordering from this site before. Now I'm glad I didn't. Hope it all works out.
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Postby jojobadass on Tue Sep 13, 2011 3:58 pm

he's busy playing online poker
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