It’s official: the Strasburg madness has reached new heights.
As if the card being auctioned off on eBay for $100,000 wasn’t enough, now, it’s being auctioned for – dare I say it -$999,700.00! Forget that down payment on a house! For that money you can BUY a house in full! Sometimes more than one depending on the neighborhood!
Some people simply seem to have all the money…
There are so many things that one can do with even a 10th of that!
On a slightly related note, sports cards do have an element of childishness. For someone to cough up that kind of money rather than spend it on more important things shows a REAL element of immaturity in my opinion. Here’s a comic to illustrate that (click on image for larger version):