I hear you, and I agree about the nostalgia factor, but they're more right about the value of the cards than you are. .... unless we're talking about a 1990 Topps Frank Thomas NNOF or something, which you would never be able to pull from a pack.
Nice Haul. I probably shouldn't bother going out tomorrow (unless you were far outside the city). FOUR Barbours? Didn't get a chance to go out today because I was it an 8-hour childbirthing course in Lawrenceville.