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The $2.5 Million Baseball Card Midweek Open Trackbacks

Posted by Adam Graham on February 27, 2007

The 1909 T-206 Honus Wagner Baseball card sold for $2.3 million. Baseball card collectors takie hope. Yes, Baseball Cards aren’t exactly mutual funds (and my financial advisors inform me you can’t put them in retirement) but those who’ve held onto the collection may be sitting on a gold mind one of these days. So, honey, those 4 box of cards could someday make us a billionaire.

Until then, I’ll use Open Trackback Parties to promote the blog. Now, onto the party. First, the rules:

1) Post about anything that’s in good taste. No porn, no spam, no profanity.
2) Send me a trackback of any tasteful post you want and as soon as I check my blog, I’ll update this post with your link provided you link back to this thread. If your software won’t allow you to send trackbacks, just use the Wizbang Standalone Pinger.
3) Deadline is Wednesday at 11:00 PM MT. Further trackbacks won’t be posted after that time.

For your convenience here’s today’s link. If you’re a registered user, the, trackback should appear below. If not, here’s the process:

Enter the characters as shown in the box and something like this should appear

This is a Trackback URL that’s good one time only so that we can seperate humans from spammer bots.

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2 Responses to “The $2.5 Million Baseball Card Midweek Open Trackbacks”

  1. Adam,

    I’m getting this message

    Pinging http://www.adamsweb.us/blog/htsrv/trackback.php/3274?wlkey_13=JO8bXIAJ9E8QcMuJoFrHLwEbX9mbA4Ck
    Problem: Server said ‘Cannot insert trackback, please correct these errors: Supplied comment is invalid’

    When I tried trackbacking to you this post.

    http://thefloridamasochist.blogspot.com/2007/02/florida-rules-are-different-here_27.html

    Bill

  2. Adam Graham [Member] said

    Don’t know what the problem was as your baseball one went through,

    but regardless I’ve posted it.

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