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What they’re saying: Cox’s control over Eagles, Howie’s successful 2018 draft and Gannon’s scheme

What they’re saying: Cox’s control over Eagles, Howie’s successful 2018 draft and Gannon’s scheme

The Eagles offseason continues this week with even more practices and team meetings, as well as Zoom press conferences with the team’s new (and some old) assistant coaches.  We’ll have more on that as we go through today’s edition of What They’re Saying, but first let’s dive right in with the big story so far […]

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Whatnot Raises $50 Million | Los Angeles Business Journal

Whatnot Raises $50 Million | Los Angeles Business Journal

Whatnot founders Logan Head and Grant LaFontaine. Marina Del Rey-based Whatnot Inc. raised $50 million in Series B funding to grow its staff and expand its marketplace of collectible fan memorabilia. The round, announced May 25, brings Whatnot’s total venture capital funding to $75 million. It was led by Anu Hariharan, partner at Mountain View-based investment […]

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Pokémon Cards Are Surging. So Is Hate Toward Graders

Pokémon Cards Are Surging. So Is Hate Toward Graders

When Peter Graham noticed that people were going nuts for Pokémon cards again—that grown men were sweeping packs into their shopping trolleys and pulling out guns to fend off Weedle-crazed muggers; that Logan Paul had paid $150,000 for a single Charizard card, the one he wore around his neck before fighting Floyd Mayweather—he thought of […]

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Yankees are a broken team, so why is Brian Cashman doing nothing? | Analysis

Yankees are a broken team, so why is Brian Cashman doing nothing? | Analysis

Brian Cashman’s public silence since the Yankees collapsed into this latest extended stretch of mostly losing baseball feels like the calm before a storm. The earthquake is coming. Has to. The Yankees are 33-31 after Saturday’s 8-7, 10-inning loss to the Phillies. This sixth loss in eight games and 12th in 17 has them 7 […]

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First Things First: 5 ways positive parenting will create a lifelong connection with your child

First Things First: 5 ways positive parenting will create a lifelong connection with your child

The goal of positive parenting is to build a deep, lifelong connection with your child. It’s the idea that while our primary role as a parent may end when our children move out, we’re still a guiding presence in their lives. I don’t want to parent my children once they’ve stepped out on their own, […]

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A 75-Year History of Ben’s/Holsum’s/ Schafer’s/Standard Size & Disc Cards

A 75-Year History of Ben’s/Holsum’s/ Schafer’s/Standard Size & Disc Cards

by Jamie Heap,   Boxscore: JOGGINS,  Nova Scotia – June 12, 2021 – I remember it like it was yesterday–cooking & eating hot dogs over an open flame on the rock-covered beach in Lower Cove/Joggins, Nova Scotia, a UNESCO World Heritage Site best known for its 300 million year-old fossils. While fossils have never been […]

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Sticky fingers – the enduring appeal of football stickers

Sticky fingers – the enduring appeal of football stickers

//= do_shortcode(‘[in-content-square]’)?> Wales Euro 2020 collection David Owens Greg Lansdowne is a man much in demand. The UK’s leading authority on football stickers admits that every time a major international football tournament comes around, he’ll get a call from journalists eager to quiz him on the enduring nature of a hobby that has fired the […]

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Jared Bleznick More Interested in Sports Cards than USPO Win

Jared Bleznick More Interested in Sports Cards than USPO Win

June 11, 2021 Tournaments & Cash Games Jared Bleznick won US Poker Open Event #8, $10,000 Pot-Limit Omaha for $189,000 on Friday, but he said afterwards the win “really doesn’t do much for me.” Instead, the recent high roller champion gets more enjoyment out of the sports card industry these days. Jared Bleznick is more […]

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An illegal and fake hit job on wealthy US taxpayers

An illegal and fake hit job on wealthy US taxpayers

ProPublica obtained the tax returns of the richest Americans and discovered what every informed person already knew: They don’t pay as much in income taxes as some people would like them to. This is being called a great scandal by many Democrats and liberal journalists. Meanwhile, that these returns were almost surely leaked by someone […]

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Loupe Tech Raises $ 12 Million From Series A To Connect Sports Card Enthusiasts – Crunchbase News

Loupe Tech Raises $ 12 Million From Series A To Connect Sports Card Enthusiasts – Crunchbase News

Loupe Tech is the latest live e-commerce streaming platform, built for sports card collectors, to receive venture capital investment — $12 million in Series A funding. Forerunner Ventures led the round, with additional investment by Nat Turner and DJ Skee. In total, the company has raised just over $15 million, which includes a $3 million […]

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