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Unusual E-Commerce Product of the Day

When a person, such as I, researches comparison shopping engines like Google Product Search as much as I do, one is bound to come upon those special products that makes you scratch your head in consumer wonderment.

Over the next few months, I will bring you prime examples of just those types of products.  Please… (and I really mean this) subscribe to our Side Tracked section here and offer up your findings as well so we can all share in a moment of hmmm.

That being said, the product I offer up, in this the inaugural edition of Side Tracked, was found using Google Product Search.  The keyword was Mahogany Wood Tribute. What made this a stand alone front runner for the first edition of Side Tracked was not the keyword, though the result was a surprise. It was not the merchant or even the product itself.  It was the whole package.  It was the simple fact that Overstock.com really DOES sell just about everything.

Ladies and Gentlemen, I give you the Majestic Mahogany Wood Casket by Star Legacy Funeral Network , as featured at Overstock.com.  Overstock.com, where merchants are invited to liquidate excess inventory through the Internet.

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In case you were wondering, this product DOES qualify for free shipping and can be at your doorstep in 5 to 10 business days.

Now you may not find this as amusing as I did and you are certainly entitled to your opinion.  I am no way poking fun at the merchant, the product or those who might use this product.  I also have to say, these are simply opinions of the author and does not come from the owners/operators of Vertical Rail or Writing the Rail.  It is intended to make the reader go hmmm.

Until next time,
@Lynbat

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