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  • Mar 4 2009
  • 4 Mar 2009

This Week in Geek 3/04/09

      This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint Comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every Wednesday, Matt […]

  • Feb 27 2009
  • 27 Feb 2009

Rare Unrestored Action Comics #1 Goes on the Block

The first appearance of Superman in the pages of Action Comics #1, which originally went on sale in June of 1938, has long been considered […]

  • Feb 27 2009
  • 27 Feb 2009

The Scandal of Clipped Autograph Cards

P.T. Barnum was dead on correct with the famous phrase “There’s a sucker born every minute.” Although this saying can be applied to almost any […]

  • Feb 25 2009
  • 25 Feb 2009

This Week in Geek 2/25/09

This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint Comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every Wednesday, Matt takes a look […]

  • Feb 24 2009
  • 24 Feb 2009

Testing the GoAntiques Waters: Buying a Comic Book Part 1

Not too long ago, WorthPoint purchased GoAntiques.com, an online marketplace for antique collectors and buyers. Unlike other online collectible sites or marketplaces, GoAntiques seems to […]

  • Feb 23 2009
  • 23 Feb 2009

Collectible Book Terminology Part 4 – Condition

Dealer catalogs often contain confusing words or phrases to describe the books that are offered for sale. The terms may be understandable to professionals and […]

  • Feb 21 2009
  • 21 Feb 2009

This Week in Geek 2/18/09

This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint Comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every Wednesday, Matt takes a look […]

  • Feb 20 2009
  • 20 Feb 2009

Lincoln Victory Speech Nets $3.5 Million

Although we are in a recession, the combination of passion, with money, of course, drives the market. In the autograph industry, we’ve seen a stabilization […]

  • Feb 12 2009
  • 12 Feb 2009

Valentine’s Warm and Fuzzy Story

The obligatory giving of flowers, candy and cards often makes Valentine’s Day—supposedly a holiday for celebrating true love—seem like just another example of consumerism gone […]

  • Feb 11 2009
  • 11 Feb 2009

This Week in Geek 2/11/09

This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint Comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every Wednesday, Matt takes a look […]