I was admittedly both overwhelmed and flattered by the amount of replies to a recent article on card searching, and wanted to summarize some of your comments while also proposing steps that might be taken to thwart the practice. With this being said, there were a small number of individuals who self-confessed to searching and/or saw no problems in doing so. Regardless of … [Read more...] about Responsibility for Pack Searching: On Retailers or Manufacturers?
Akin to any card collector lured by the thrill of a pull, I too find myself – on occasion – picking up a pack or two of retail product knowing the odds heavily stacked against me. Still, there’s something fun about buying lower priced packs solely for the sake of it, great pictures to look at later that day or as needed distractions at work (I have a habit of putting favorite … [Read more...] about Pack Searching: Is It Time for a ‘Store Registry’?
After a long stay at the Metrodome, the Minnesota Twins will move into a new ballpark next moth when Target Field opens. Along with the new stadium, comes a new team store. The Twins Majestic Clubhouse Store opens this week by Gate 29 and the club promises to include a selection of game-worn and game-used equipment along with the usual MLB and team caps, jackets and … [Read more...] about Twins Will Sell Game Worn Gear
It was an eventful evening at the Target store in Austin, Minnesota. … [Read more...] about Cops Say They Caught Card Crook