What Movie/Musical/Sports/Historic Prop or Memorabilia Item Do You Wish You Owned?

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  1. FtM

    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    The thread title says it all.

    For me, this is easy. I would love to own Pee Wee Herman's bike from my favorite movie, "Pee Wee's Big Adventure". Unfortunately, "Its not for sale, Fraaaancis."

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    Now its you turn. :toptip:
     
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    MrWarmth 1926-2017 GOD REST HIS SOUL Gold

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    Johnny Carson's desk. God rest his soul
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    What's that?

    That's a good choice. I did a Google Image search and he seems to have had a few. What era desk would you like?
     
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    gilaet Grandiosa Kjøttboller Gold

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    Don't even get me started. If I ever did, my house would soon look like hoarders. Anything Star Trek, Larry Bird, Muhammad Ali, Old guitars or almost any musical instrument.
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Excellent choice, gilaet!
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    If you had to pick one?
     
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    Well, if I could get a photo of the Lewiston, Maine Ali-Liston fight taken by Neil leifer and signed by Ali, It would probably be a treasure for me.
     
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    The coolest thing I own is a Jeff Gordon nascar helmet, the design he wore when he won the inaugural Vegas race painted by Gary Hess who was his helmet designer/painter back then. Gary would paint several of each design, cool fact, Jeff is among a few drivers who practice in a different helmet than they race in so as not to get the race helmet all sweated up. Oh, and Gary knows which ones he painted from counterfeit ones as he purposely inserts a mistake in every helmet he paints.
     
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    It is from a very, very bad 1970's doomsday/post Apocalypse movie called "Damnation Alley"

    [video=youtube;wVe7p5N62ug]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wVe7p5N62ug[/video]
     
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    I'd have picked Ali's gloves from that fight signed, but maybe I'm selfish. :eek:
     
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    MrWarmth 1926-2017 GOD REST HIS SOUL Gold

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    The exact one used on the night he confronted Rickles with the broken cigarette box :D
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Is there something that you would like to have if you could?
     
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    Photography is my hobby and that is such an iconic photo.

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    Awesome choice!

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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    That's cool. I love cheesy movies. I'd love to have a mid Joel-era MST3K Tom Servo. Its certainly in my top 10 coveted props.

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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    That's a great reason and such a sentimental choice. Reps when I'm able.
     
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    Probably something historic. :bigthink
     
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    Cindy Crawford's panties c. 1992