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When they learned that Ricky's had run out of burger-scented Flame body spray, NYMag's Grub Street did the sensible thing and went straight to E-Bay. At 1:31pm, a bottle was going for $73. Now, it's up to $102. At this rate, by the end of the week the owner will be able to trade it for half the clothing currently on sale at Barney's. [Grub Street]