Laugh If You Want, But It’ll Happen To You Some Day

The other day I was watching a Mets game and after Eric Young had stolen second, they said that Young has however-many stolen bases and the Brewers’ Jean Segura leads the league.

1971 Topps Tommy Harper

Without really engaging my brain, I spoke back to the TV and said “Yeah, but that’s Milwaukee… what about the National League?”

1972 Topps Billy Conigliaro

[…pause…]

“Oh, yeah”.

1980 Topps Robin Yount

For you young’uns, just remember that some day you’ll be watching a football game and saying “Every time I hear ‘Jaguars’, I still think Jacksonville, not Los Angeles”.


FWIW, all three of these cards were picked up in the past few months.

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