True. And even if this wasn't the case, out of 100 people who view Pinside, My guess is that 80% of them will never register or participate. Not sure what giving a deal to one of those guy accomplishes.
Quoted from dung:
Another person thinking they are helping people out when in fact they are probably screwing someone over. If this wasn't a scam then the person who was first in line was likely to lose out when the seller got pestered.