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    24 Thrift Shop Items You Should Never Buy

    Because all bargains are not created equal.

    1. Cups You Can't Actually Drink Out Of

    2. Things That Once Touched Raw Meat

    3. Duh

    4. Things Handled by Kinky Previous Owners

    Via leftatthethriftstore.blogspot.com

    You don't know where their hands have been.

    Via yardsalebloodbath.com

    Vintage Porn

    5. This Deep Fryer That's Seen One Too Many Batches of Chicken

    6. Bathing Suits

    7. Mattresses

    8. Insulting Reminders

    Via stevesphotos.tumblr.com

    When tempted, always ask yourself: "Where will I put this?"

    9. Makeup

    Via hellogorgeousartistry.wordpress.com

    Have mercy on your pores.

    10. Granny's Ice Tongs

    Via loveofthehunt.blogspot.com

    You never know where they've been.

    11. Pillows

    Via thefrugalhomemaker.com

    Drooool.

    12. Adult Bearded Dragon Food

    Via thriftcore.com

    ????

    13. This Open Bag of Adult Diapers

    14. Helmets

    Via thisorthatthriftandgift.com

    Designed to weather a single impact, they aren't too useful a second time around.

    15. Old Blenders

    Via bopfish.blogspot.com

    Are they ever really clean?

    16. This Dispenser of Half-Used Mystery Fluid

    Via thriftwrecks.com

    Eeww.

    17. Wigs

    Via Flickr: figgenhoffer

    Lice removal can cost hundreds of dollars. Do the math.

    18. Used Bedding

    19. Stuffed Animals

    Via missbargainhuntress.com

    Stuff is definitely hiding in the fuzz.

    20. Anything Ostensibly Edible

    Via pjmehaffey.com

    Even Fluff expires eventually.

    21. Games with Missing Pieces

    22. Bowling Shoes

    Via stylewandering.blogspot.com

    So. Many. Feet.

    23. Halogen Lamps

    Via forum.canadianwoodworking.com

    We now know they are fire hazards.

    24. Hemorrhoidal Suppositories

    Via thriftcore.com

    The shame alone could kill you.

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