Thursday, February 21, 2013
The "Quadriginoctuple Frap" at Starbucks cost one man $47.30. It included 48 shots of espresso in a mocha frappuccino, soy mocha drizzle, matcha powder, protein powder, caramel brulee topping, strawberries, and much, much more.
The Debbie Reynolds Collection of Hollywood memorabilia has been taking place for the last couple years, including over 3,000 costumes. The auction house Profiles in History, sold Marilyn Monroe’s dress from The Seven Year Itch for $5.52 million, and Audrey Hepburn’s Ascot Dress from My Fair Lady for $4.44 million.
If you are looking for cheaper items, you could have bought Luke Skywalker’s light saber from Star Wars for $240,000 and Margaret Hamilton’s Wicked Witch hat from The Wizard of Oz for $230,000.
Tuesday, February 12, 2013
The Saco River Auction Co., in Beddeford, Maine, recently sold an 1865 photograph of the Brooklyn Atlantics baseball team for $92,000. It's the only card of its type known to exist. It was purchased by a Massachusetts collector.