New Exhibition Opening Today at EMP Museum – “Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film”


The EMP Museum (Experience Music Project and Science Fiction Museum and Hall of Fame) in Seattle, Washington has a new exhibition starting today.  The exhibit, "Can't Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film", features original movie props and interactive experiences for visitors of the museum. … [Read more...]

“AVATAR: The Exhibition” at the Science Fiction Museum in Seattle June 4th-September 3rd


The Experience Music Project has organized an exhibition called "AVATR: The Exhibition", which will be held at the Science Fiction Museum in Seattle from June 4th through September 3rd.  Per the official site, this was created with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment, and "will feature authentic props and costumes, interactive … [Read more...]

eBay “NARU” Status: Irrelevant? Meaningless? Temporary?


I've noticed more and more of late that eBay users will have their accounts converted to "NARU", or "No Longer A Registered User" (also "Not a Registered User") status by eBay, and then later the accounts appear reactivated.  … [Read more...]

eBay’s “puttieface”/”votehillary” – “spadorcia”/”hoist73”


Mario Saricca, originally selling on eBay as "puttieface" (see eBay's puttieface & Entertainment Movie Props), who later changed his eBay account name to "votehillary" (see ..."votehillary" Update), only to have been removed from eBay less than two weeks ago (see eBay's "puttieface", "votehillary" No Longer a Registered User), appears to be trading under an alternate eBay … [Read more...]

eBay’s “puttieface”, “votehillary” No Longer a Registered User

The eBay seller "puttieface", who changed his username to "votehillary" following my December 2007 article (see eBay's puttieface & Entertainment Movie Props and ..."votehillary" Update) has had his account suspended on eBay, showing a status of "No longer a registered user" and "Not a registered user".  … [Read more...]

Reader Comment: “The Bride’s Hero Sword from Kill Bill”, Entertainment Movie Props

Entertainment Movie Props Coming Soon Website

Collector Richard DeLong has contacted me asking for help getting in touch with Entertainment Movie Props in regards to an item he has made payments on, so I asked him to post his issue as a "Reader Comment" in the original article (see "eBay's puttieface & Entertainment Movie Props"; see also "..."votehillary" Update") about that seller and that I would repost it as a new … [Read more...]

eBay’s puttieface & Entertainment Movie Props – “votehillary” Update


As a follow-up to the prior article (see "eBay's puttieface & Entertainment Movie Props"), eBay seller "puttieface" has changed his eBay username/account name to "votehillary": … [Read more...]

eBay’s puttieface & Entertainment Movie Props

puttieface eBay Auction Tom Cruise Minority Report Hero Precog Ball SOLD Cropped x425

For years, I have received countless unsolicited e-mail messages, private messages on other websites, reader comments on this forum, etc., from an individual/individuals connected to the website and/or eBay's puttieface. A variety of names, usernames, and e-mail addresses have been used, but many are easily connected to one another by IP address, … [Read more...]