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    Costco "discount" diamond ring

    So I got this in my email inbox, among ads for Gillette Fusion razors and Swiffers...

    Hurry, boys, there's only one in stock.


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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Why don't they just say it? Diamonds... That'll shut her up.



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Quote Originally Posted by MLawrence View Post
    Why don't they just say it? Diamonds... That'll shut her up.
    Not quite.

    I believe this is their official stance.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pe-UqiLqu2s&feature=related]YouTube - ‪Diamonds‬‏[/ame]


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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    Not quite.

    I believe this is their official stance.

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    Platinum is down $20 an oz today so price should drop



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    I was interested at $625K, but now I'm REALLY interested!



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    I would like to see the man that buys that and brings his fiancee in to get it resized.



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    In for two!

    EDIT: Damn. Only one in stock.



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    I have trouble believing that the people who can afford to spend $480k on a ring would be shopping at Costco.


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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Shouldn't they be selling this in a 24 pack?



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone View Post
    Shouldn't they be selling this in a 24 pack?
    That's what I thought. Maybe Sam's Club will pick this up.



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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Quote Originally Posted by balken View Post
    In for two!

    EDIT: Damn. Only one in stock.
    Hit up another Costco.


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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    diamonds are overpriced, impractical, etc. etc. etc....but a necessary evil in our society. That said, how in the world do you ever spend that kind of jack and at the end of the day have to admit you bought it a Costco???


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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    Walmart might do a cross match on the price.


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    Re: Costco "discount" diamond ring

    I'm speculating that the CEO of Costco got his ring back thanks to his well-crafted pre-nup. Now he's trying to find a buyer for the thing so he can go buy a yacht.



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