Vintage is the way to go. I buy and keep all my vintage. People like me and most the people on this board as well......... Eventually there will be a priemium on even low grade Mantles, Maris, Arron, Mays, Ryan and so on!
Real friends don't let friends buy retail. "PAPER" Free in 2014. Actually PAPER" Free forever!
Cards are cards. Should we call cards from the early 90's and before "PAPER" cards?