Did you feel that? A disturbance in the force of collecting, as if millions of collectors cried out with joy -- Hake's has released their latest auction catalog. Okay, maybe that's a little melodramatic but I actually feel that way when a new Hake's catalog is unveiled online. I feel as if collectors across the globe are simultaneously scrolling through the thousands of items, … [Read more...] about A few of my favorite things — Hake’s auction #214
Morphy's Toy & Pop Culture Auction wraps up tomorrow, but there's still time to place your bids! I just did another quick survey of the current prices and there are still some great bargains, but things are sure to heat up as the auctions start to close. Here are a few of the items that I'm watching... Like I said, there are plenty of bargains, and the A-Team items … [Read more...] about Morphy’s Toy & Pop Culture Auction is tomorrow!
America, you're letting me down. First the A-Team, then John Carter, and now The Lone Ranger. Why don't you like these movies? They're better than 99% of Hollywood's offerings, and the fact that none of them will get a sequel makes me sad. These movies deserve to become franchise properties with multiple sequels -- we got four Twilight movies, for crying out loud! As the … [Read more...] about That masked man got the job done
I collect a lot of things. No, it's true, I have more toys and comics than any grown man should, but the longer that I collect, the more willing I am to cut down the fluff and focus on the really good items. This is the natural progression of being a collector -- there is just too much stuff out there, and a good collection is one that has been curated to entail only the best … [Read more...] about Collecting pop culture icons