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    Worst card company ideas

    What are some of the worst ideas thought up by the companies?

    Here's a few of mine:

    Topps Co Signers boxing autos.
    This product was LOADED with common boxing autos......a Baseball product.....with boxing autos.

    Allen & Ginter 1/1 hidden in the box lid.
    Truly, the most epic fail and if it wasn't for Brent and becca tweet, the hobby wouldn't have known for nearly a week.

    Fleer Ultra going high end to like $20 a pack in the mid 2000s.

    Upper Deck Game Dated Moments.
    Sure, why not use the exact same words on the base cards and totally confuse collectors.

    Fractal Matrix. Seriously, I STILL don't understand it fully.


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    tbh, autographs and game used.

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    The Bar card set
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    I'll never have a complete 2013 A&G run because of that stupid box lid thing. Frank is long gone I'm sure.

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    1) Topps Monopoly.

    2) Topps Monopoly.

    3) Topps Monopoly.

    4) Pacific Card Supials.

    5) Redemptions the company has no interest to fulfill.

    6) Redemptions the company has no ability to fulfill.

    7) Redemptions that expire.

    8) Don West.

    9) Vintagesnowmobiles.

    10) Vegas Dave.

    8-10 aren't really card company ideas, but they would not exist without card companies
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    Quote Originally Posted by banjar View Post
    8) Don West.




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    I think those hand print cards were pretty dumb.

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    Quote Originally Posted by moxacaine View Post
    I think those hand print cards were pretty dumb.
    As are those stupid pen caps in Tier One


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    Quote Originally Posted by Brewer Andy View Post
    As are those stupid pen caps in Tier One


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    YES!!! i completely forgot about those.

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    Baseball cards in cans

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    Dare to Tear cards (Zenith oversized cards with cards inside)

    Cards in packages of hot dogs and beef jerky touching the meat

    Redemption cards

    Cards issued by one company, with cut autos signed on cards from a different company

    Draw your own sketch cards

    Stupid Allen & Ginter relics of mythical creatures

    Dog paw print cards

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