Friday, May 13, 2011

DC Craigslist - Please sublet my apartment while I attend the Danish Cat Convention

So I recently completed a horrid search for a DC summer sublet. In an effort to understand why it was so hard to find a place, I decided to place an ad for an apartment of my own:


$900 in Dupont is a good deal, but I figured the 16 cats would be quite the deterrent. Apparently I was wrong. Responses started trickling in; many seemed quite determined:




Apparently Cousin Garth wasn't a deal-breaker either, but I didn't want to lead her on in case she really thought this was going to work out:








I'm not sure that follows logically, but I'll let her have it.

Some other interesting responses:

...ew
people are really getting clever with their one-liner salutations

?? - no. 


Apparently the ad caught on, as the posting made DCist, and the responses have been flooding in since then. And for the doubters out there, the Danish Cat Convention is a real thing. Maybe I should submit an application for the Catinental Congress to attend. And thanks again, Craigslist Users, for providing so much entertainment.

home

6 comments:

  1. Another informative blog… Thank you for sharing it… Best of luck for further endeavor too.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Thank you for another magnificent article. Where else could anyone get that type of
    info in such an ideal way of writing? I've a presentation next week, and I am at the look for such information.
    Feel free to surf my page :: michigan unemployment benefits

    ReplyDelete
  3. Hi everybody, here every person is sharing these know-how, so it's pleasant to read this weblog, and I used to pay a quick visit this blog everyday.
    My homepage :: diets that work fast

    ReplyDelete
  4. Great goods from you, man. I've understand your stuff previous to and you are just extremely fantastic. I actually like what you've acquired here, really like what you are stating and the way
    in which you say it. You make it entertaining and you still take care of to keep it smart.
    I cant wait to read much more from you. This is really a great website.


    my weblog book promotion

    ReplyDelete
  5. Remarkable things here. I'm very satisfied to see your article. Thanks a lot and I am having a look ahead to contact you. Will you please drop me a e-mail?

    Stop by my web page :: acoustic guitar chord

    ReplyDelete
  6. I know this web page provides quality dependent articles
    or reviews and extra material, is there any other web site which presents these kinds of things in quality?


    my web-site; babesflick.com

    ReplyDelete