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meteorite hunter shoots self

I totally spaced when writing my meteorite pricing paragraph:

While one cannot typically compare the price per unit weight of a large
specimen to that of a small specimen, I wanted to illustrate that Phillips
violated the rule by keeping the per gram price the same for the both the
20 and 1400 gram specimens.  ($40/gram)

I also forgot to include another entire thought--the price quote that
inspired the joke: when Michael Cottingham offered his 560 gram Portales
specimen for $25,000, several of the subsequent posts dealt with runaway
prices....hence the joke that anyone can quote any price--but that doesn't
make it real.

(I need to not write when suffering jet-lag.)

(And could it be that the meteorite hunter was shot by a fellow meteorite


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