The Trading Card Preservation Society
The Trading Card Preservation Society is Matt F. from Heartbreaking Cards of Staggering Genius and Dave the Cardboard Junkie talking about trading cards and pop culture.
info_outline Episode #16 04/25/2017
Episode #16 Episode #16 of the Trading Card Preservation Society finds Matt F. and Dave the Cardboard Junkie batting weak internet signals as they talk about baseball cards news and pop culture. They talk about 2017 Topps Gypsy Queen, 2017 Panini Donruss, and a little bit about 2017 Bowman. They discuss the top selling vintage cards on eBay and the new details about the National Card Show in Chicago. They share their disappointment in the Last Jedi Trailer and Matt goes on about his love of the Thor: Ragnarok trailer. Matt and Dave also recommend some of their favorite podcasts before they tackle the new release calendar. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #15 03/01/2017
Episode #15 The Trading Card Preservation Society has returned for a new episode a day before the release of 2017 Topps Heritage and Opening Day. Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. discuss other 2017 Topps releases including NOW, Throwback Thursdays, and Allen & Ginter. They also talk about the announced release date of the new season of Mystery Science Theater 3000 on Netflix and also recommend some binge-worthy shows to catch up on until Opening Day. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #14 02/10/2017
Episode #14 Today on the podcast, Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. talk about their thoughts on 2017 Topps Series 1 after opening the product, the Stranger Things 2 promo during the Super Bowl, 2017 Garbage Pail Kids, Mystery Science Theater 3000 Funko figures, and 2017 Topps Archives details. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #13 01/26/2017
Episode #13 The Trading Card Preservation Society has returned! Dave and Matt try to make their podcast great again by talking about the crazy year 2016 was from the raise of Trump, the Falcons in the Super Bowl, and Jason Heyward and the Cubs winning the World Series. They also talk about all the things they missed talking about in 2016 such as the 2017 Topps design, Star Wars trading cards and Rogue One, Stranger Things and Stranger Things cards, the new Radiohead album, other music we liked, video games, and, as always, the upcoming trading card release calendar. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #12 12/09/2015
Episode #12 Today Matt F. and Dave the Cardboard Junkie are recording from the Roswell, GA card show and bring you a brand new episode of the Trading Card Preservation Society. They begin with a $10 Challenge/Secret Santa gift exchange from the card show. Both Dave and Matt are excited about the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens and they offer a whole lot of predictions about the movie. They vote "No" on any mention of midi-chlorians and "Yes" to a scene of pure fan service! They also discuss the finally released 2015 Topps Doctor Who and talk about the Netflix series Jessica Jones. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #11 11/11/2015
Episode #11 Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. are back for another episode of the Trading Card Preservation Society! This time they are recording at the amazing 2nd and Charles bookstore in Kennesaw, GA. Today they tackle a review [with many spoilers] of the new James Bond movie Spectre. They also review the first episode of Ash vs The Evil Dead and 2015 Topps Star Wars: Journey to the Force Awakens trading cards.
info_outline Episode #10 - #TheHobby Interview With Christopher From Crackin' Wax 08/19/2015
Episode #10 - #TheHobby Interview With Christopher From Crackin' Wax This is the first episode of our new #TheHobby Interviews series which will be a Better Know Your Blogger style collection of interviews conducted with trading card bloggers and people in the trading card industry. Today Matt F. from heartbreakingcards.com calls Christopher from Crackin' Wax to talk about his charity group breaks, designing trading cards, and our mutual love of the Minnesota Twins. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #9 08/04/2015
Episode #9 Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. are again recording live at a cardshow, this time in Roswell, GA. They discuss the 2015 National card show and how they didn't go, an in-hand review of Allen and Ginter 2015. They also talk about the super short X-Files teaser, the Ash vs. the Evil Dead trailer, and Dave gives his spoiler-free reviews of Ant-Man and Mr. Holmes. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #8 07/20/2015
Episode #8 Matt F. and Dave the Cardboard Junkie return for a new episode after a long summer hiatus. Today they recorded live from the parking lot of a Hilton Hotel in Atlanta after taking the $10 Card Show Challenge. They also discuss the 2015 Topp Allen and Ginter checklist and take a few Q and A questions. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #7 04/17/2015
Episode #7 In the magnificent seventh episode of the Trading Card Preservation Society, Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. from heartbreakingcards.com revisit the first ever topic discussed on the podcast, Kris Bryant cards, the Mars Attacks Kickstarter, Topps Bunt, a review of 2015 Donruss Baseball, the return of X-Files and Mad Max, a brand new feature “Music To Sort Cards By”, and as always, Quick Hits, the New Release Calendar, and listener Q&A.
info_outline Dave's Decades 1955 04/11/2015
Dave's Decades 1955 This is the first part of a mini-series for the Trading Card Preservation Society called Dave's Decades. Dave the Cardboard Junkie examines the state of trading cards every ten years starting in 1955. We will then cover 1965, 1975, 1985, 1995, 2005, and finally 2015. And if it goes well I guess we should probably do an episode from the future covering 2025.
info_outline Episode #6 03/27/2015
Episode #6 Episode #6 finds Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. well rested after taking February off from podcasting. All that changes here when the dynamic duo chat about the Topps Tribute recall, a Mars Attacks Kickstarter, the passing of Leonard Nimoy, Marvel Cinematic Universe news, the new release calendar, and some listener Q and A. Colligere Omnia!
info_outline Episode #5 01/30/2015
Episode #5 Dave and I are back with another episode of the Trading Card Preservation Society. This one rings in at nearly two hours of trading card and pop culture talk including 2015 Topps Series 1 Checklist, Upper Deck Loses the Collegiate License, Leaf Q, National Hockey Card Day, 2014 Bip Awards, the end of the Marvel Universe, Ant-Man & Fantastic Four Trailers, the new release calendar and some listener Q and A.
info_outline Episode #4 01/15/2015
Episode #4 Episode #4 of the Trading Card Preservation Society is here! In this episode Dave the Cardboard Junkie and Matt F. tackle Press Pass Closing, Sy Berger Passing Away, Wallet Cards, our 2014 Best Of Awards, the new release calendar, and a couple Q and A inquires.
info_outline Mini Episode! - Dave's Review of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies 01/09/2015
Mini Episode! - Dave's Review of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies In this mini episode Dave the Cardboard Junkie gives his hard hitting and bleep filled review of the third Hobbit movie The Battle of the Five Armies. Spoilers abound and explitives fly across this mini episode! This was recorded as part of our Best of 2014 segment and Dave had to get a "Worst of 2014" off his chest.
info_outline Episode #3 Part 2 12/20/2014
Episode #3 Part 2 Here is Part 2 of Episode #3. Things get a little loopy at the end as we were recording until about 2am! In this episode Dave the Cardboard Junkie and I talk about 2015 Topps Stadium Club, damaged Topps Heritage High Number sets, the My Little Pony Trading Card Game, Dave busts a 2012 Topps factory set. We also cover the December New Release Calendar and attempt to answer listener Q and A! Thanks for listening and Colligere Omnia which is Latin for "Collect All Things."
info_outline Episode #3 Part 1 12/12/2014
Episode #3 Part 1 Here's Part 1 of another 3+ hour episode we had to split in half! In Part 1 we discuss our Black Friday purchases, Donruss factory sets, Panini's problems with relics, our first ever book review about a book featuring Topps Star Trek cards, a closer look at 2014 Topps Dynasty, and Hammer Films DVD collection. Look for Part 2 next week!
info_outline Episode #2 11/24/2014
Episode #2 Welcome back to another episode of the Trading Card Preservation Society. Our topics tonight include the return of Barry Bonds to baseball cards, the very old stickers of 2014 Topps Supreme, the problems of buying cards site unseen. In pop-culture we have Marvel’s Phase 3 films, Garbage Pail Kids, and Doctor Who cards. And as always the release calendar and your Q & A.
info_outline Mini Episode! -- Dave's Review of Bela Lugosi's Ape Man 11/21/2014
Mini Episode! -- Dave's Review of Bela Lugosi's Ape Man It's three week since Halloween so what better time to release a Trading Card Preservation Society mini episode featuring 's review of Bela Lugosi's Ape Man. This was originally recorded during our Episode #1 recording session but we edited it out of that episode because of time considerations. But now we've taken that review and combined it with clips from the film for an audio and visual extravaganza!
info_outline Episode #1 Part 1 -- The Trading Card Preservation Society 11/03/2014
Episode #1 Part 1 -- The Trading Card Preservation Society The premiere episode of the Trading Card Preservation Society Podcast is here! This is just Part 1 of a nearly 3-hour recording that we did. The Trading Card Preservation Society is Matt F. from Heartbreaking Cards of Staggering Genius and Dave the Cardboard Junkie. We talk about all things trading cards and pop culture. In this part we talk about Kris Bryant Autographs, 2015 Topps Opening Day, Topps Watches, Aphex Twin.