Tuesday, May 09, 2006

Cancer Victim uses eBay to raise treatment funds!!!

GoldenPalace.com is at it again- this time for a good cause.

ST. AUGUSTINE, FL (AP) -- The artwork of a seven-year-old boy raising money for his cancer treatments is the latest unconventional eBay purchase by an Internet casino.Goldenpalace-dot-com paid more than 28-hundred dollars for the water colors.It's previous buys included William Shatner's kidney stone and a grilled cheese sandwich with the image of the Virgin Mary.Maddox Johnson started auctioning his watercolors to help his parents pay for the cancer treatments.Goldenpalace-dot-com is known for its unique and sometimes outlandish buys.A Goldenpalace-dot-com spokesman said the Antigua-based company is always looking for items to help branding. He said the paintingswill be framed and hung in an office.

Rodney Dangerfield, during an interview once told me, to be a success in entertainment or any business you have to have a schtick. Goldenpalace.com surely does.


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