Monthly Archives: November 2012

Fun and finds from this year’s Fall Expo

The last three or four times that I’ve gone, I haven’t been too thrilled with the Expo.  Part of that comes from having too specific of a list and part comes from hoping to find 1965-71 OPC baseball at a … Continue reading

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Contest? Contest. Clue #2. Everyone needs a Norm. (Updated – winner!)

Clue #2 took more thought than I expected that it should – primarily because I was really in love with clue #3 and wanted to make sure I’d get to post it.  Seeing how fast my first contest ended and … Continue reading

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Contest? Contest. Let’s try this again.

OK – let’s see whether I can get more than one clue in before somebody nails this one.  Today’s prize offering comes from the 1966-67 Topps set, renowned for the wood-grained TV set style that chipped and wore just as … Continue reading

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Contest solved. Already. Wow.

The objective with the contest the way I was running it was to keep it going for at least four posts and preferably five or six. To that end, I made the first clue deliberately vague and I wasn’t going … Continue reading

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Contest? Contest.

If imitation is the highest form of flattery, outright idea theft should be the greatest praise imaginable.  As such, I’m holding the inaugural Diamond Cuts and Wax Stains “Who the (expletive deleted) is that?” contest, borrowed extremely liberally from Al … Continue reading

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