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Old 05-08-2017, 09:48 PM
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Anyone know about this hair? Were these forensically authenticated? Wtf

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Old 05-08-2017, 10:20 PM
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Anyone know about this hair? Were these forensically authenticated? Wtf

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Babe-Ruth-Au...%257Ciid%253A2
Forensics? No. Mel's barber shop on a Tuesday? Far more likely.

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Old 05-08-2017, 10:21 PM
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Forensics? No. Mel's barber shop on a Tuesday? Far more likely.

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Haha.. i assume Mel never cut Ruth's hair.
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Wow, I have no words.

WTF is right!

I'd love to hear of the in depth authentication process that went into the hair and the provenance!?!

I mean.... really?

This is just silly. Lets just throw a whole bunch of stuff on to card and slap a 95k price tag on it. A sketch, a signature?, s tiny strip of gold and some stray hair, that should do it! lol

I'm questioning the legitimacy of some of these companies more and more every day.
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I am sure if CC reads this that anybody's hair will be available shortly.
I would have the same confidence in the CC offerings as I do in the ebay offering.
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UD was big into these hair cards for a few years, supposedly they all have provenance and backing -

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I think Jeff Goldblum won that auction and he and his cohorts are in the process of creating 'Jurassic Park - MLB.'
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i think jeff goldblum won that auction and he and his cohorts are in the process of creating 'jurassic park - mlb.'
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