Tuesday, May 8, 2018

A Major Pickup For My Sue bird Mini-PC


Two weeks ago I served jury duty and with the per diem and mileage I ended up with a check just over $35, so some extra spending cash for the month. The hobby gods were watching out for me and a HUGE card that I felt is missing from my collection showed up for auction starting with a $15 opening bid, a 2002 Fleer Authentix Sue Bird RC (plus a Swin Cash RC).

I put in a bid for $35.09 and held my breath, the auction ended at $31.00 plus $3.49 shipping. This is amazing, just two months ago I had posted about this Sue Bird rookie card in one of my Monday Question Day posts.

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  1. It's really cool that you were able pay for something that you wanted so much, with your jury duty money. Although, I'm a bit surprised that you even did the jury duty thing, as I'm sure that you could have gotten a doctor's note to get out of it... I certainly would have.

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    1. In my county, because it is rather small population-wise, they have very strict requirements for being exempted from jury duty and it requires a complete write up by a doctor as well as the doctor's opinion. It wasn't so bad and because I wasn't selected to be on a jury it was only one day for me.

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  2. Congratulations on crossing this card off your wantlist. Love the Storm logo. Takes me back to the days of the Sonics.

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