It’s like the old adage says: one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. There is no better reflection of that in the hobby than the increasing popularity of vintage non-sport wrappers. Who would have thought when we were kids that we were literally throwing away cash? Having done several retro box breaks in recent years, I’ve developed an affinity for vintage wrappers. Eric and I have often remarked how interesting it is to look at the various ads printed on the sides. I still have several wrappers from the 1979 Topps Alien box break that we did. If one were…

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Matt Bible

Matt Bible is the Beckett non-sport analyst and also covers wrestling, MMA, and action figures. A graduate of THE Ohio State University, Matt joined Beckett in 2014. He collects the Rookie Cards of all Ohio State alumni, the Columbus Blue Jackets, and any and all Funko products that complement his taste in pop culture. For any questions or comments, you can email Matt and find him on Instagram.

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