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  • Jan 16 2008
  • 16 Jan 2008

Geek Speak Supplimental, X-men Messiah CompleX checklist

Below you will find a X-Men: Messiah Complex Checklist taken from Marvel.com to help you catch up on the best X-Men crossover in recent memory. Now Start shopping while you can still afford the books!

X-Men Messiah Complex #1A Cover by David Finch

  • Jan 14 2008
  • 14 Jan 2008

Sputnik Ranch: A Refuge for Designer Toy Collectors

Sputnik Ranch
3029 Magazine St.
New Orleans, LA
www.sputnikranch.com

  • Jan 13 2008
  • 13 Jan 2008

The Presidential Service Badge

  • Jan 13 2008
  • 13 Jan 2008

Rutherford B. Hayes Commemorative China

On occasion, online auction companies have offered a uniquely produced piece of White House china service from the Administration of Rutherford B. Hayes from 1877 to 1881.

  • Jan 11 2008
  • 11 Jan 2008

U.S. Army One

It began with an urgent phone call on September 7, 1957. President Eisenhower was required at the White House for some urgent affairs of state.

  • Jan 11 2008
  • 11 Jan 2008

Postcards

Vintage and antique postcard collecting can be an enjoyable trip through time and space. American, Canadian, and European postcards are en vogue and are a lot of fun to hunt for at auctions online and in shops. The technical term for postcard collecting is deltiology. It’s one of the most popular collectibles.

  • Jan 10 2008
  • 10 Jan 2008

Have You Lost Your Marbles?

A thumb flicks a shiny marble across the cement and the camera zooms in on the child’s face – tongue curled over his upper lip in consternation, his gaze steady – as the tiny ball rolls toward its target. A smile erupts when the marble hits its mark.

  • Jan 9 2008
  • 9 Jan 2008

It’s a Brewer’s Market

Like anything else made by man, BEER has a diverse and interesting history, rife for academic study. Those old tin cans in the basement could be worth polishing up and checking out. That metal Pabst Blue Ribbon sign and the funny, corkscrew souvenir grandpa bought for grandma on their honeymoon – these are valued pieces of Breweriana!

  • Jan 9 2008
  • 9 Jan 2008

Emerging Artists: Focus on the Streets of Europe

Collecting art is an investment in taste. Knowing what artist may produce works that become a valued investment is no easy task. When an artist is consistently shown in esteemed galleries, when s/he’s commissioned by brands to design for their products, and when an artist publishes well received coffee table books – these are the signs of an emerging talent in the art world.

  • Jan 9 2008
  • 9 Jan 2008

Third Party or Independent Political Buttons

The top dozen or so candidates within the two major parties are receiving the lion’s share of the attention from those who collect political memorabilia.