My memories of the final Toronto Maple Leafs game at Maple Leaf Gardens

Maple Leaf Gardens – the former home of the Toronto Maple Leafs, not to mention a one-time concert home to The Beatles and Elvis Presley. That building was simply part of my youth growing up. No, I didn’t see Presley or The Beatles, but a few shows on a long list I did manage to…
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One of my best autograph collecting trips ever – Mike Tyson and Jack Nicholson in Las Vegas, 1999

I had always wanted to experience a Mike Tyson fight live. I was in my teenage years when “Iron Mike” ruled the world. The height of which would be the 1st round knock-out of Michael Spinx in 1988. If you weren’t around or remember Tyson in the eighties – you don’t realize how the whole…
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Are framed collectible displays the future of Zoom video conferencing backgrounds?

I tuned into Jimmy Kimmel’s interview with Anthony Anderson recently and couldn’t help but notice the interesting display piece in the background of Anderson’s Zoom shot. A beautiful shadowbox that framed a Muhammad Ali signed glove matted with the famous Liston knockdown photo. In the North Collectors studio, we’ve heard people mention more lately a…
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