One characteristic that is synonymous with the time period that includes the late ‘80s through the mid-‘90s, is “excess.” Excess is defined as “an amount of something that is more than necessary.” Everything in that time period was loud, flamboyant, and BIGGER! That may be the very time frame that coined the phrase “Bigger is Better,” but I have no scientific proof of that. I just know that I became very aware of that expression during those days. Is Bigger Better? If you are much younger than 30, you probably don’t remember when three-liter bottles of soft drinks were on…

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Joey Shiver

Joey began collecting in 1988, at the age of 11. He’s an avid collector of Football, Baseball and Basketball and has a particular interest in Atlanta and UGA Sports. He’s also never met a Ron Gant card he didn’t like! If you have a great local card shop or want to reach out to Joey, you can find him on Twitter and Instagram or by email.

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