Daily Archives: May 10, 2008

Playing Head Games With Priceline

I’ve been playing around with Priceline, the way I play with my cat and a string.  Only the cat won’t come out from under the bed.

I keep bidding for a hotel room in Seattle, and every bid has been rejected.  Priceline allows bidders to revise and resubmit unsuccessful bids every 48 24 hours. (Correction, thanks to John, the world’s finest accountant.) So every two days I get an e-mail from Priceline, inviting me to try again. And I do.

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