I was checking out Bassexchange and I saw a new Fodera that basically looked like a Jazz bass with the Mike Pope preamp. The thing was $7,400+! I'm sure it's one hell of a bass, but that is ton of money for what looks like a pretty plain maple necked, white painted bass. I know the bit about supply and demand, etc. I had just had to vent a bit Note: I tried to attach the picture, but my computer would not let me. I'm sure someone else can show it.