BANGS FOR THE BUCK: Justin Bieber's Locks Fetched $40,668 on eBay


The precise market value of Justin Bieber’s caramel-coloured bangs is $40,668.

An eBay auction of the strands collected after the haircut heard ’round the world ended earlier today. Ellen DeGeneres organised the auction, and all the proceeds will go to the Gentle Barn Foundation, DeGeneres’s animal rescue foundation.

Plus, the winning bidder gets to meet the Biebs.

So who’s the lucky — and obviously obscenely rich — buyer? We can’t tell, because DeGeneres’s people made the auction a private one (boo).

But we can tell you this, from looking at the bid history: the winner didn’t jump into the fray until early this morning, with a starting bid of $15,500.

And in the last two minutes of the auction, he or she was forced to up their bid from $25,000 to $40,668. Yikes. His or her kid better fall at his or her feet. Now will he or she please step forward, so we can quit this gender-neutral-pronoun business?

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