Mike Mitchell's Thread of Amazing Things

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Postby Codeblue on Sun Dec 02, 2018 6:52 pm

He knows they'll literally blindly lap up whatever teh fug he puts out.
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Postby cutterbutter on Sun Dec 02, 2018 7:48 pm

Fat Bastard photo album.
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Postby tweetick on Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:07 pm

Codeblue wrote:He knows they'll literally blindly lap up whatever teh fug he puts out.


Did you mean that literally?
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Postby aldobishalini on Mon Dec 03, 2018 12:27 am

When it comes to Mike's work, when I first started collecting, I thought the whole portrait idea was stupid...or at least I didn't get it. But the fat birds were kind of cool, so I bought around 6 common to slightly uncommon ones and hung them up. Wife like them so that's a plus.

But then the portrait idea clicked a little with me, but I promised myself to never buy ONE, because with my addictive behavior, buying the first would lead down a very expensive rabbit hole. Still keeping my word even though it's pretty damn difficult lol
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Postby egrimens on Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:27 am

Benelli wrote:Blocked for F5'ing....

Hey Mike, go choke on a bag of dicks.


curious what the message you got was?...

I'm pretty sure Mike was far too busy this weekend to be blocking people, seems like a bigcartel thing. In fact, I don't think store owners have that level of control on their sites.
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Postby 35mmpaul on Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:52 am

this^ you didn't get blocked.
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Postby dero316 on Mon Dec 03, 2018 10:44 am

Struck out all weekend.

No Tufted Titmouse with Fat Birds release.
Too slow for the Boxo I (goldens) drop, and the subsequent cancellations restock.
No DikDik with Fat Kingdom drop.
Too slow for Current Mood #3
Too slow for Coal for Everyone!
$100 was too rich for a Sickle (assuming I wasn't too slow)

boo friggedy hoo

I'm usually pretty good on drops, but guessing there were only a handful of each.
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Postby hunterjax on Mon Dec 03, 2018 11:32 am

I got a Luke Cage . . . which is basically

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Postby guryter on Mon Dec 03, 2018 12:00 pm

I was able to grab the two that I wanted but they weren't all that old.
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Stingers wrote:If you can't get it up eat less fudge, excersise and stop being a kitten.

john38103 wrote:All gin every thing. drymount all you hoes.


Relax, I honestly don't give a fudge.

Postby whatisee on Mon Dec 03, 2018 1:31 pm

I picked up a couple....Royal Flycatcher & Female Desert Cardinal
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Postby GoBluePanic on Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:16 pm

I love the fat birds and have a chunk of them but there were some insane prices for a pretty basic 8" x 10"

Did you pick up the Flycatcher before or after the price bump?
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Postby Codeblue on Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:17 pm

Let's see those prices!
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Postby jojobadass on Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:40 pm

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Postby guryter on Mon Dec 03, 2018 2:54 pm

The fudge I grabbed was $50 and $60. I did see a portrait or two that were like $1150. I didn't check the birds drop.
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Stingers wrote:If you can't get it up eat less fudge, excersise and stop being a kitten.

john38103 wrote:All gin every thing. drymount all you hoes.


Relax, I honestly don't give a fudge.

Postby hunterjax on Mon Dec 03, 2018 4:35 pm

guryter wrote:The fudge I grabbed was $50 and $60. I did see a portrait or two that were like $1150. I didn't check the birds drop.

Yep.

Mr. Pink portrait was $600; Riply and Bowie and Tyrion all around 1100-1200

Most of the Marvel Portraits were 75-125; Puck and Kraven were $20 each though.

SW portraits were all over the place, but Emperor the most at $475 maybe?
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