Tag Archives: Barack Obama

Beckett 20 Questions on … having fun in the hobby

00000 By Chris Olds | Beckett Sports Card Monthly Editor The sports card world of just 20 years ago was immensely different from today, but one thing is the same for many collectors. They just want to have fun with their hobby … right? Defining “fun” will vary from person to person (see our Your […]

Your Turn: How important is a card’s photograph?

We simply want to know … does the photo make the card?

Obama isn’t the first president to get Garbage Pail Kids treatment

President Barack Obama has hit another milestone – getting a parody card in Garbage Pail Kids.

Gallery: Presidential cards through history

The presidential election won’t be decided for hours – maybe not until tomorrow – so in the meantime, look at these cards of president and nominees from over the years.

Presidential Predictor cards let collectors get political once again

So, which Presidential candidate’s cardboard is in more demand?

Ripping Retail: 2012 Panini Americana

Join Beckett Sports Card Monthly’s Chris Olds as he rips into a blaster box of 2012 Panini Americana Heroes & Legends cards in this latest Ripping Retail video.

Ripping Retail: 2012 Topps Update boxes

Join Beckett Baseball’s Chris Olds as he rips into a hanger box and a blaster box of 2012 Topps Update baseball cards in this latest Ripping Retail video.

Box Busters: 2012 Panini Americana Heroes & Legends

Join Beckett Media’s Bryan Hornbeck and Chris Olds as they rip into a pair of 2012 Panini Americana Heroes & Legends boxes in this latest edition of Box Busters.

Upper Deck gets political in World of Sports

The race for the Republican Party nomination for President of the United States is on its way with primaries and caucuses already held in several states. Every week, there’s a new debate with candidates are stumping across the nation looking for support.

In The Game readies second helping of baseball line

This time, it’s 2011 Heroes & Prospects Baseball Series 2 Low Numbers, and it will arrive on Aug. 3 — the opening day of the National Sports Collectors Convention in Chicago.

Updated: Cabbage Patch Kids charity auction election ends with Sarah Palin winning big

Jakks Pacific has created four custom Cabbage Patch Kids dolls — remember them? — as part of a charity fund-raiser on eBay.

Who knew Upper Deck's Obama-McCain Predictor card would be so economically accurate?

With the second of three Presidential debates between Democrat Barack Obama and Republican John McCain tonight in Nashville and the economy in turmoil, it’s interesting that the Upper Deck Presidential Predictor card released earlier this year could be so accurate.