Although the shop owners aren't necessarily looking to rip off their clients, they're very sharp and might make lowball offers when buying products from people who don't know the things' value. At the same time, they often comment on whether or not they've gotten the short end of a deal. Both buyer and seller beware.
Frequent heated arguments, but nothing physical.
Plenty of swearing (including words like "f--k"), but the strongest words are bleeped.
As part of doing business, the pawn shop handles many high-end products with well-known brand names, ranging from antique Colt revolvers to Salvador Dali paintings and Chris-Craft motorboats.