1. If I didn't already have a long Alpinlite, I'd buy that bag in a second. It's the best piece of gear I own.
2. Since when is bumping ads not okay? I agree it should not happen every day, and should perhaps come with new info, more pics, or price reducation, but it sure seems fine with me. Of all the things need attending to on BPL, deleting bumped threads is what gets a response? Hmmmm.m