As you browse Craigslist and Facebook swap sites and things of that nature, you come across three letters. POS. Once upon a time POS stood for Piece of S*** but, judging from what they're selling, you know that's not the case in this case. Those letters are popping up more and more. You don't know what they mean but you don't want to sound ignorant and ask. In case you're curious, we have the answer.


Posted on Other Sites

It means that the same, exact listing is also posted elsewhere. Could be in other Facebook groups, Craigslist, eBay, the newspaper classifieds or anywhere else. It's just letting you know that, since it's posted on other sites, it may be taken down as they may have sold it from another source.

And now you know.