Going once, twice, sold ... to the bo...

Going once, twice, sold ... to the bomb squad; auctioneers find...

There are 3 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Aug 24, 2008, titled Going once, twice, sold ... to the bomb squad; auctioneers find.... In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

The rusted, padlocked suitcase sat alongside a porcelain coffee service set, decorative enamel-finished eggs and a vintage gas-powered model of the 1965 Chaparral II race car prototype.

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Huh

United States

#1 Aug 24, 2008
I thought you had the right to bear arms.
disgusted

United States

#2 Aug 24, 2008
Get the right Federal and State licenses, pay the appropriate taxes and you can, there are private blasting contractors and trainers.
Tom

Chicago, IL

#3 Aug 25, 2008
It's not hard to get a blasting license. I used to buy dynamite all the time to blow up stumps, beaver dams, old rusty cars, dead cows, shacks, big rocks, etc. Could have gotten C4 too, but dynamite was easier, and my local farmer's co-op always had it in stock. (This was 15 years ago, it may be harder now).

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