Here’s to The Oldest Message in a Bottle Ever Recovered

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From 1908, found in 2015, and Guinness World Records approved in 2016.

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Biggie Smalls is the Jacket

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Go XXXL in life with Notorious B.I.G.’s personally-owned and worn Flip Squad leather jacket, c. 1996.

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Baggists

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There’s a bigger community of barf bag collectors than you think.

Now Stepping Up to the Tripod

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Ansel Adams, one of the 135 photographers in the “Baseball Photographer Trading Cards” set by Mike Mandel.

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A Degree in LSD

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Jerry Garcia’s original acid test diploma.

 

That Time Tupac Rode the Viper at Six Flags Magic Mountain

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The year was 1992, and one lucky fan was smart enough to buy the souvenir photo after the ride and get it signed by Pac himself.

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Cactus League Journeyman

Topps gave Will Ferrell his own set of baseball cards after the comedian played 10 different positions for 10 different teams in one day during this year’s Spring Training. While none of these top 50 Cent’s bad pitch card, they’re still pretty great as far as baseball cards go. Collect’em all.

The $100 Watermelon Treasury Note

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From the collection of 103 year-old American numismatist Eric P. Newman. The 1890 Treasury Note gets its nickname from the zeros printed on the back which resemble watermelons.

Postage Stamps for the 3D Printing Revolution

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Andy Rementer has designed a set of 3 stamps highlighting the future possibilities of technology for the philatelic-friendly Republic of San Marino in Italy, a region where an estimated 10% of its revenue “is generated by the sale of its postage stamps to international collectors.

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Kurt Cobain’s Credit Card

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Expired 20 years ago this month

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The Most Collectible Baseball Card of 2015

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50 Cent’s Topps First Pitch card

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“The seller does not represent that this item is operable; it was buried for 30 years.”

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A small number of the Atari E.T. cartridges that were dug up earlier this year from the “Atari Dump” in Alamogordo, New Mexico are available for auction on ebay. SOLD AS IS.

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