Category Archives: Trade Bait

The Great Purge of 2016

Recent familial events require that I make some drastic changes. In September, my wife and I will be welcoming our third child.  With this addition, I must make a subtraction to my collection, or at least augment what and how … Continue reading

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Box Break: 2014 Panini Classics

While I have an immense stack of cards to show off from the card show, I wanted to first share the hits of my most recent box break, 2014 Panini Classics. As it is a few years old, and a … Continue reading

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Caught Between a Rock and a Stack of Cardboard

I constantly live in a state of turbulence when it comes to cards and collecting.  Goal number one is to acquire my favorite players, i.e. Fisk and the like.  However, I have a terrific urge to open packs of cards. … Continue reading

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The Biggest Hit of my Life, and I Don’t even Want It

For Christmas, my wife was kind enough to buy me two boxes of 2015 Panini Diamond Kings.  From one of those two boxes, I pulled the biggest hit of my life, in terms of quality of player and rarity of … Continue reading

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