According to blogger THENIKKISIN, Bunz has become a popular spot to ‘cop some herb’, as the kids say, in Brooklyn. The App serves as a place to “post items you want to trade” or “make a post about something you are looking for”.
This bartering system, one which we have long forgotten (see: capitalism), is a great way to get shit you want while getting rid of shit you don’t need without spending money—sounds pretty great, right? Well, some creative individuals in Brooklyn have figured out they truly can get anything they want as long as they’re willing to give something in return (this could take a kind of gross sexual turn, but let’s enjoy it before the app becomes a breeding ground for blow jobs). People have posted in search of bud or beer/ willing to trade bud or beer for other goods and services and twitter is taking notice:
Bunz got its start back in 2013 “as a secret group for cashless trading in Toronto, when founder Emily Bitze ran out of tomato sauce for her pasta dinner”, according to Motherboard. It seems pretty smart, doesn’t it? And it’s a great place to meet people, perhaps just to grab a drink with: