questionswhy do grab bag deals get deleted?

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There's rules against them things.

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As pointed out above, they are not allowed. I finally found a post that gives a good summary of why.

They were added to the "not allowed" list almost exactly two years ago. My how time flies.

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@moosezilla: that's not true. I mentioned tanga before and no one did anything same for lootcrate i posted about in a question a day or two ago. That or I'm more ninja than i realized! >.>

@wilcononomous: ughhhhh! don't remind me.

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@hackman2007: you forgot no mentioning of any site that offers mystery packages. as in you can't say the following site occasionally have mystery items and then list them.

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bkindustries anyone?
it pretty much marked the beginning of the end for mystery deals here.

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It is one of the unofficial official rules: https://docs.google.com/document/pub?id=1dUtrnLF_tT2j1SbohQjJpOR9wRH7tnK7QlqXwuCCvFM

No mystery boxes, grab bags, random items, etc.

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BoCs are no longer allowed. I believe this is due to a lot of people trying to jump on the band wagon and scamming some people. So an easier way for woot to protect users is just not to allow them.