January 11, 2010

Which bit of news did you care for more today?

Twitter is where I get all my news. Yes, even someone who works for a newspaper gets most of their news from the little blue bird. I'm not proud of it, but, that's my life in 2010.

First I learned this guy:

(Look how cute he once was)

did a lot this


and turned into



While the Twitter world was voicing its shock and outrage about McGwire finally admitting he took steroids and being able to talk about the past, Topps posted new images of 2010 Bowman.

Here are some of the examples of the new Bowman design.








Early opinion: I like the design of the base cards. In general, I like black bordered cards because they tend to make the photos really pop. Prospectors should get a kick out of this set, but in the end it usually comes down to the checklist and autographs.

Since Stephen Strasburg will be in the set, I guess it will make for a fun one.

2 comments:

  1. I really like the "Top Prospects" insert, or I think it's an insert. Never was a big fan of the black border, and it looks way too similiar to the 2009 design.

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  2. The black border ones remind me of the parallel to the early 1990s Leaf sets. This is the first year that I've really liked the Bowman design in ages.

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