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Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« on: May 10, 2021, 12:28:39 PM »
Does anyone actually have these cards in their collection? I can't find anything about them anywhere. Were they designed but never distributed? I'd appreciate any light any of you could shed on this mystery! Thanks, - Pete

Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #2 on: May 10, 2021, 01:38:42 PM »
Does anyone actually have these cards in their collection? I can't find anything about them anywhere. Were they designed but never distributed? I'd appreciate any light any of you could shed on this mystery! Thanks, - Pete

I have three of the four

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #3 on: May 10, 2021, 01:48:25 PM »
I own the set of four.   They are cool!

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2021, 03:35:40 AM »
I have a set in my collection. I like them, but not everyone’s cup of tea, I would suspect.
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2021, 06:35:03 AM »
Well, I'm glad to hear that their mythical status has been dispelled, but I was wondering if you distinguished gentlemen could share HOW you came into possession of your sets? I contacted PETA directly, and discovered they moved facilities which meant all their old stock was disposed of. None are available at the source.

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2021, 08:55:52 AM »
Well, I'm glad to hear that their mythical status has been dispelled, but I was wondering if you distinguished gentlemen could share HOW you came into possession of your sets? I contacted PETA directly, and discovered they moved facilities which meant all their old stock was disposed of. None are available at the source.

I purchased my set on ebay several years ago.
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #7 on: May 11, 2021, 10:08:03 AM »
I think I actually got a set directly from PETA.  If I remember correctly, you had to contact them and convince them with some kind of story or reason why you wanted the set and they would then send you a set.  But that was almost 20 years ago so I could be mis-remembering!

I sold my set a few years later for around $50 I believe.
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #8 on: May 11, 2021, 12:12:16 PM »
I got mine from eBay a few years ago.  I think I paid $15-20 apiece for them.

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #9 on: May 11, 2021, 12:13:44 PM »
I also got mine directly from PETA. I doubt they still have them but you never know. They sent me more than one set so I can see if I have extras.

At the time people were paying for them on eBay not knowing you could go directly to PETA and get sets for free.

Well, I'm glad to hear that their mythical status has been dispelled, but I was wondering if you distinguished gentlemen could share HOW you came into possession of your sets? I contacted PETA directly, and discovered they moved facilities which meant all their old stock was disposed of. None are available at the source.
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #10 on: May 11, 2021, 02:05:52 PM »
I got mine from Ebay.

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #11 on: May 11, 2021, 02:29:06 PM »
I got mine from Ebay.

Andrew

I think I did, too, but can't be sure.  So many Wackys!!

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #12 on: May 16, 2021, 06:28:59 AM »
I asked about these cards way back in 2010. Jay Lynch even weighed in about them. It's here:

http://www.wackypackagesforum.com/index.php?topic=781.0

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #13 on: May 17, 2021, 07:05:13 AM »
I asked about these cards way back in 2010. Jay Lynch even weighed in about them. It's here:

http://www.wackypackagesforum.com/index.php?topic=781.0

Brian Mc

Thanks! THAT is useful info! Straight from the artist is even better. I really appreciate you digging up that old exchange. As far as I'm concerned "Jay Said It, And That Settles It!"

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #14 on: September 01, 2022, 08:03:10 AM »
Thanks! THAT is useful info! Straight from the artist is even better. I really appreciate you digging up that old exchange. As far as I'm concerned "Jay Said It, And That Settles It!"

I found 3 extra sets of these, if anyone is interested.

Sold.
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #15 on: September 01, 2022, 02:24:36 PM »
I found 3 extra sets of these, if anyone is interested.

Sold.

Fast!! 
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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #16 on: September 01, 2022, 03:13:59 PM »
I hope one person didn't hog all three if others need.

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Re: Does 2002 PETA 4 card Set by Jay Lynch Really Exist?
« Reply #17 on: September 01, 2022, 03:50:16 PM »
I hope one person didn't hog all three if others need.

Jim

Nope, 1 per person!

 

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