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rule britannia

Death, Diamonds and Deals: A Day Out at London’s Police Auctions

Meet the savvy characters who make a living out of your misplaced, unloved and stolen goods.
Annie Lord
4.12.19
Noisey

Someone Please Buy Elvis Presley's Battered Old Private Jet

One of Presley's three private planes—a 1962 Lockheed Jetstar 1329—is up at an online auction. It's faded and broken, but at least it's not too creepy.
Alex Robert Ross
6.20.18
Munchies

Japanese Melons Fetch Record-Breaking $29,000 at Auction

Meanwhile, I’ll be over here debating whether to pay $5.99 for a single cantaloupe at Whole Foods.
Jelisa Castrodale
5.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Russell Crowe Is on the Market, and So Are All His Prized Possessions

He's auctioning off part of Denzel Washington's chair, prop horses from 'Gladiator,' and a protective thong to celebrate his divorce.
Drew Schwartz
3.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Buy Your Favourite Props from 'Parks and Rec' Right Now

Now's your chance to own Duke Silver's fedora or a Knope 2012 campaign shirt from the actual show.
River Donaghey
11.27.17
Noisey News

Madonna Once Called Whitney Houston "Horribly Mediocre" in a Leaked Letter

The note is just one of the personal items that she's trying to block a New York auction house from selling.
Lauren O'Neill
7.19.17
Noisey News

You Can Buy Tupac's Prisoner ID Card or Personal Qu'ran, Because Capitalism Rocks!

Some of the late rapper's personal effects are being auctioned off in Brooklyn on Friday, reportedly without his mother's involvement.
Lauren O'Neill
4.4.17
WTF

Someone Just Bought a Flamin' Hot Cheeto that Looks Like Harambe for $100,000

Harambe lives on, even if he is an inch-and-a-half long and covered in cheesy orange dust.
Alex Swerdloff
2.8.17
Art

[NSFW] For Valentine's Day, Sotheby’s Is Hosting Its First-Ever Erotic Art Auction

Pick out a steamy Valentine's Day gift from over 100 pieces in the auction's catalog.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.7.17
Art

Jeff Koons Recycles Birkin Bags as Art

Jeff Koons sold pre-owned Hermès handbags as readymades.
Emerson Rosenthal
1.15.17
Art

Major Artists and MA Students Meet at Central Saint Martins' Auction

Art for £50? Check out what goes up for auction today at the University’s Lethaby Gallery.
Catherine Chapman
11.17.16
seafood

Why This Lobster Just Sold for £2,000

To mark the start of the Swedish lobster season, people went crazy bidding for the first crustacean.
Daisy Meager
9.27.16
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