Why 500 replies before a PM thread closes?

weird. I like it.

101 replies for all of you reader badge attempters

They are there as part of the promotions that they give to us. There are a lot of people playing and there’s only so many spots. Everyone wants to be within the count to be eligible for all the goodies.
And as for shipping, if you become a Prime member of Amazon then shipping is free! And you get so much better deals and free shipping for being a Prime member, even television and movies included for free. :ok_hand::key::gift_heart::monkey::infinity::heavy_heart_exclamation::heavy_heart_exclamation: