Originally Posted by Gibonius
Anything designed to be a collectible is kind of weird. My in-laws are into a bunch of that stupid shit, Lenox, Hummel figurines, Lladro statues, Hallmark everything. I think it's just their weird OCD way to justify spending money, it's ok if it has "collectible value" and could possible be resold at some point.
Problem is this junk doesn't...people get tired of the sight of it cluttering up their homes... ends up on Ebay for a fraction of its original price, car boot sales, charity shops, or in landfill.