American Estates are Gaining Momentum: Will Yours Keep Pace?
Freedom of speech; freedom of religion; freedom to peaceably assemble. The American Bill of Rights was created as a framework for American Society. But the […]
Comics Speculator: McFarlane-Signed Amazing Spider-Man #300 Cover Art to be Sold
This week on the Comic Speculator we’re taking a look at a couple of stories bouncing around the Internet that will be sure to upset […]
‘Stay Extraordinary’ Coke Bottles may be Unique, but are they Collectible?
When Coca-Cola of Israel announced it was packaging more than two million bottles of Diet Coke, each in a differently patterned shrink-wrap coating, I thought […]
Curse You, Red Baron! Rare Snoopy Flying Ace Sunday Strip up for Auction
An extremely rare original comic strip featuring Snoopy as the Flying Ace could realize a record auction price. Charlie Brown and the “Peanuts” gang are […]
Three Ghostly Board Games that are both Collectible and Great for the Kids
Being a dad with two small children, Halloween has thankfully been reclaimed from the netherworld of “adult” fun that generally includes binge drinking and embarrassing […]
Horror Comic Books: When Bad Things Happen to Good (and Bad) People
Horror comic books, like horror movies, aren’t for everyone. I think you have to be a little bit twisted to enjoy reading about bad things […]
Celebrating Halloween with Steiff’s Creatures of the Night
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… if you like ghosts and goblins and candy, for sure! The word “Halloween” literally means “hallowed evening” […]
‘What’s it Worth?’ Video Contest Winner to Thrift with the Thrift Hunters in Las Vegas
When David Ng first started out reselling on eBay, he happened upon a presentation by Jason T. Smith and Bryan Goodman at an eBay event […]
Putting Together a Vintage Halloween Party: Great-Grandma Used Dennison’s Bogie Books
Halloween parties in the United States became popular during the 1880s and 1890s, when they were held primarily as social events to bring young people […]
Is Barbie on Her Last Legs? What’s Happening in the Collectible Fashion Doll Marketplace?
With Barbie sales apparently in the “doll-drums,” collectors can’t help but wonder what the future holds for their beloved play and fashion icon. According to […]