Midnight Oil

[Powderworks] Jim on the news

James Warren jimcwarren@earthlink.net
Sat, 30 Nov 2002 15:17:29 -0800

I don't think anybody has commented on one of the best parts of this 
Moginie e-bay escapade.

It is his e-bay seller name.  See if you can guess what it is before 
taking a look.  Look on the e-bay listing beside the category, "Seller."


On Monday, November 25, 2002, at 07:49 PM, Magnus Holmgren wrote:

> http://www.undercover.com.au/20021126_midnightoil.html
> --
> Need a beard but don't know how to grow one? Fancy some bedding for 
> your white mice? Then you need Jim Moginie's bum fluff.
> The Midnight Oil guitarist / keyboard player has shaved off his beard 
> and is selling it on eBay but it is all for a good cause. Jim is 
> raising money for the Australia Conservation Foundation.
> Jim tells Undercover News "Let's face it after seven months of touring 
> the beard has to be worth a bit. I guess you could call this a litmus 
> test to show what the world has become. Rather than throw it away I 
> felt I could do my bit for a worthy cause and the money raised will be 
> donated to the Australian Conservation Foundation so bring on those 
> bids."
> The beard came off after the Oils final gig at their show in 
> Coolangatta recently. It is being kept under lock and key in stay 
> fresh bags awaiting its new owner. The moustache bit is in one bag, 
> and the beard is in another.
> So get to it Oils fans. The current bid for the beard is a pissy 
> $20.50. You can do better than that. Bid now and bid high. The ACF 
> will appreciate it. Bidding is open until December 3 at 
> http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=924571882
> By Paul Cashmere
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