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Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Thursday, April 8th, 2021

I am here to say that working with family is one of the toughest things you can do. I was given the opportunity by my Dad to run a business when I wasn’t ready to run it. And after all the suffering he went through as I grew, I now get to suffer as he refuses to hand over the reins. I’ve quit several times and despite being coOwners, we don’t even speak. As we got to know each other we decided we really don’t like each other. I know you’re going to say it’s a shame but the honest truth is he is a product of 80s business. The 80s were a time when businessmen put their work before their families. All in the ruse of saying they were just supporting the family. But the businessmen of the 80s were decadent. Cars and dress were important and working 80 hr weeks were common. I saw it with all my friends’ families. Some Dads were better than others but I witnessed internally some struggling families. A lot of divorces. Put that all in a mixing bowl and as you become an adult you either got Fathers that apologized for missing the time or relegated the conversations to big events and holidays.

To me that’s how life works. You get to pick your friends. You get to choose who your spouse and friends are. Family is handed to you and that can go a lot of ways. You’ve heard me talk about my Mom so you know who raised me and my feelings about her. Again, common for kids my age. Mom stays at home and is the rock. Dad comes home and goes to the soccer game or buys you something for missing it.

When you grow older you either emulate your parents or try and create a better scenario than you were handed. Fortunately I got the best of both my parents. Or at least I think I did. Hard working but always there for my family. Family comes first but my work still gets done. What I gave up was all the rest of the stuff. I made work fun so that filled the gap. I make sure to put a big smile on my wife and kids as often as I can. I set examples without having to give talks. Adjusting when I needed to adjust and giving in to keep everyone happy. Kids are easy. All they want is your attention and for you to love their Mother. Friends are easy. They want you to listen, bounce things off, laugh, and make them feel young. All the rest is the tough shit. It’s where the hard work lies.

Quote of the Day: “We judge ourselves by our intentions and others by their behavior.”

Domain of the Day: I feel like this is the next great collectible. Actual DNA of celebs

Remember to click the links to see the current prices and if you are going to pay for a name do it while visiting It pays for the gas to run the ship. Names at Auction or Available for Pickup Love the word. A weird brand but definitely memorable I know a few companies with the the name Sunburst in it LLL and has IQ in it I am going to buy this one The rare combo of VC in the name and the tld

Namejet, Sedo, and Names at Auction “Gas Station” in Spanish Taken in 200 extensions. I only know the movie A very popular Chinese last name. That should be enough Seems like the kind of name that would be on a dot io Most bids on the board but a pending delete. Keep an eye out for who gets it Rock band, IPA, or memorable tech company

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Godaddy Domains With Bids Evidently a ton of people love North African chickpea soup I have no idea why it has the most bids on the Godaddy board I complete forgot about Ebaum. What an iconic site that was We still doing hosting names? How about non US hosting names? You ain’t getting A lot of power there Seems like a service and not one worth building a site around I love pizza names Beautiful Japanese word. Would make a great brand Wells Fargo liked the term so much they trademarked it Love it as a brand. Especially a fashion line Highest price of all the straight domains Important important name My favorite on the board today

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6 Replies to “Shane’s Daily List of Domains at Auction for Thursday, April 8th, 2021”

  1. lol.:) you made me smile as i am in almost the same position regarding family work and dad .despite all culture differences some things dont change. human is human and dad is dad.

    Always great stories besides listings and thats why you became my no 1 domain blogger.

    Keep up the good work Shane!

    Have a very nice day!

    1. Fatih,

      Thank you for the kind words. It took the Internet for me to realize that everything I experienced in life wasn’t unique. It was unique in the way I process it and react but with billions of people in the world there is always others that are going through the same thing. To me that’s reassuring and I enjoy hearing others share their point of view so I share mine. Glad you get something out of it

  2. I’ve probably written this before but worth doing again. Your frankness is incredibly refreshing and admirable. Takes strong character to do that.

    Also, congrats so far on the F call options. Your balls of steel are only matched by your strength of character. 🙂

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