There’s no denying the excitement of a live auction: the auctioneer’s spitfire commentary, the thwack of the gavel, the thrill of raising your paddle and (omg!) winning the bid. It’s as much about the experience as getting the goods. Online auctions, on the other hand, with their click to bid buttons and page after page of options, just don’t have quiiiite the same sex appeal.

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