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  1. johnmilton liked ken454's post in the thread Pennies.

    your coins are modern copper plated zinc cents with environmental damage, worth 1 cent each...

    Jul 18, 2019 at 9:49 PM
  2. johnmilton replied to the thread Legislation seeks 2021-CC Morgan Dollar, High Relief Peace.

    The half dollar is no longer a viable coin for use in circulation. If the coins was not offered as a limited mint issue, the series...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 7:56 PM
  3. johnmilton replied to the thread Legislation seeks 2021-CC Morgan Dollar, High Relief Peace.

    If you are only looking for the modern half dollars that the mint only sells in Proofs sets and rolls, @Inspector43, I was not aware...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM
  4. johnmilton replied to the thread Legislation seeks 2021-CC Morgan Dollar, High Relief Peace.

    That really depends upon which half dollars you need, and who you define has a "big dealer." A dealer with a million dollar net worth is...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 3:02 PM
  5. johnmilton replied to the thread Legislation seeks 2021-CC Morgan Dollar, High Relief Peace.

    Somehow I have to say that I am getting jaded when it comes these new mint products. But look on the bright side. At the least the U.S....

    Jul 17, 2019 at 9:18 AM
  6. johnmilton liked EyeAppealingCoins's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    I'd argue he was crazy for giving business to someone who constantly bashed him. Why would you line her pockets? It isn't like this is...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:30 AM
  7. johnmilton liked EyeAppealingCoins's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    In my opinion she's a nut job and is textbook for Narcissistic Personality Disorder. Grandiosity with expectations of superior...

    Jul 17, 2019 at 6:27 AM
  8. johnmilton liked wxcoin's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    Sounds like my dating life when I was younger.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 11:12 PM
  9. johnmilton liked C-B-D's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    I really don't understand people who would "confront" someone else over an opinion on coins. This ain't North Korea. Sounds like they...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 11:11 PM
  10. johnmilton replied to the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    That 1796 half dollar is incredible. It beats the stuffing out of that dime in every way. Until you have been a type or half dollar...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:39 PM
  11. johnmilton replied to the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    I refused to give a full throated endorsement to CAC. Soon after I refused to do that, Laura confronted me at a Baltimore show and gave...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:34 PM
  12. johnmilton liked ddddd's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    Don't forget the 65+ CAC Morgan that also went up to 68, with a brief stop at 67+ CAC (now an AB coin). I can also accept 0.5-1.0...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:25 PM
  13. johnmilton liked TypeCoin971793's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    I ignore toning when I grade. I like toning insofar when it signifies that the coin is original. In some cases I would pay a modest...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:24 PM
  14. johnmilton liked EyeAppealingCoins's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    You seem to take the position that color can bump up a coin half a point to a point. Assuming that we agree with that for conversation,...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:23 PM
  15. johnmilton liked EyeAppealingCoins's post in the thread Case Study: 1938-S PCGS MS68+ "FB" Dime $364,250 - Everything that is Wrong with Our Hobby.

    I'd rather have the 1796 Pogue MS62 half and the extra $100k. The Mercury Dime is admittedly nice, but it isn't $364k special. Not...

    Jul 16, 2019 at 10:22 PM