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One (or Two) Card Challenge

Alright fellow bloggers.  I’m down to needing one (okay, actually two) cards from the 2011 Topps Update Series.  Cards #175 and 253.  I’m asking you to fulfill a Night Owl patent pending  one card challenge.  More info found here: http://nightowlcards.blogspot.com/2012/01/one-card-challenge.html Now, … Continue reading

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2013 Topps Heritage Blaster Review

In what is now an annual tradition (if only because it has now opened two straight years), I found some blasters of 2013 Topps Heritage at Target last night. Here are my unsolicited thoughts: First, what a weird coincidence, but … Continue reading

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Get on over to Uncle Doc’s!

He still has five spots left in his fabulous 2013 MLB Tournament. http://www.uncledocscardcloset.com/2013/03/nine-teams-available-in-2013-mlb.html Go quickly!

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1971 Complete Set Accomplished

Allow me a moment to bask in the satisfaction that comes from a complete set. This one is all the more special as it is the first vintage set that I’ve been able to put together. Here is the final … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Hockey (With a pack break of 09/10 UD Series One)

I was overjoyed to awake early this past weekend and find that the NHL and NHLPA had finally agreed in principle to a deal to end the lockout. I missed hockey. Tired of the overpaid players and whining I gave … Continue reading

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Nearing the End

I’m not even going to address how long it has been since my last post.  Mentioning it in the previous sentence doesn’t count. It has taken me some time (not nearly as long as I thought), but I am current … Continue reading

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Topps Archives Review // Take My Cards

I tried to stop myself.  Really, I did.  I resisted the urge to stop by Target on my way home from work.  I avoided the card aisle on an inadvertent trip to Target with the family picking up housewares.  I … Continue reading

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