What’s left of the “COOL” on Facebook???

What’s left of the “cool” on Facebook???  In a previous life, I sat through meeting after meeting where we talked about DISRUPTION and MARKET SATURATION.  We dreamed of getting “people under our umbrella” so that we could saturate their Inbox with disrupting offers and information!  We dreamed of changing the world!  These meetings, while tumultuous […]

A few notes on Star Wars “cardbacks” and COOL 80’s ephemera…

I’ve mentioned it before, but my folks saved everything!  Everything that would one day be worth absolutely nothing mind you.  They saved old teddy bears, newspaper clippings, toys (thank goodness for this one really), programs, ticket stubs, clothes, belts, ties, participation awards…  If it had to do with me, they saved it.  Recently, with their move […]

A Foundational Entry…

The name is Cotter, Mike Cotter.  Forty something bookseller with over a dozen years working for other folks in the rare book world.  Nearly all who know me can attest to my fascination with film, especially films that I “experienced” when the world wasn’t quite so complicated and you only had two options at Taco […]