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One vendor at this weekend's Brooklyn Flea in Fort Greene will be testing the honor system—he's going to lay all his merchandise out with a cash receptacle for buyers, then, he'll leave. Seriously. "Booth L14--Lafayette fence, 4 booths to the left after entering--will be filled with merchandise, all of it priced at $18, an arbitrary figure that this vendor has determined to be close to a market average. BUT, there will be no vendor in L14, only a receptacle for those who choose to buy an item to put their cash in. You can pay $18 per item, or more, or less." If this works, we think we have an idea for an easy new summer job. [Brooklyn Flea/Brownstoner]