"Thanks for posting, Steve.
Actually it's almost incredible that such an obvious fake could take away $ 2.500 from some naïve person. And it's even more incredible that an appropriate "filter" is not used by big marketplace…"
"Yeah, that would be nice, as the cheater keeps harassing me through the email in the most common ways used by this kind of scumbags.
After my reply to his previous mail, in which I showed him the link to this page and his admission on the "hall…"
"Yep, authentic and very cool, IMHO.
Fan club's COA is not a stigma per se, they eventually released good signed object as well (expecially for Christmas, like this postcard), beside authenticating genuine items sent in by fans for an…"
I must point out that sometime this fan club scam -because it definitely is a scam, despite their eventually good intentions- reached very sad peaks.
Look for example at the attached pictures: taking advantage of a car crash victim is…"
"Now THAT's astonishing! :o
The signatures are, in my humble opinion, all genuine and really beutiful examples of Queen 70's autographs; Brian is stunning, Freddie is a lil' bit rushed but, after ANATO release, things started to…"
His "Queen" signed item are better fakes than the usual junk that can be found everywhere and very pricy too...
I reported all of his Queen forgeries more than once to eBay but, as usual, it seems like they don't…"
"Yes, I've just discovered here that his COA has been banned from eBay. And sorry for the mistake with the auction house, actually Fraser only reported the news of the sale, here. And I've just found out about the "good"…"
"@Richard: Thank you for your contribution. I've read some of your previous posts and I'm persuaded that when it comes to U2, if you say they are fake, they definitely are.
@BallroomDays67: Thanks for your input as well. I can't argue…"
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Collector, Fan, Just Curious
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The fact that it's the best reference and discussion board about autographs on the net.
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No member invited me
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I'm not really an autographs' collector, I just own a Freddie Mercury signed LP, but I love handwriting and have a 20 years' passion for Queen. If you put the two things together you obtain my website freddieautograph.com.
I also own a print of Freddie made and signed by Peter Hince and an Afrika Bambaataa signed dedication to my music crew.
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Long Time Lover
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Why do you collect?
You can ask anyone living or dead for their autograph. Who would it be?
The most complete reference on Freddie Mercury's autograph