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Creepiest Sports Memorabilia Ever? New O.J. Simpson Autograph Signed Just Before Nicole’s Murder

Forensics experts could have a field day trying to determine  if Simpson seemed agitated while signing the boy’s autograph. (Photo by Lelands)

About a week ago the owner of one of the most haunting, if not downright disturbing, pieces of memorabilia in the history of American popular culture opened his safety deposit box to retrieve it. For almost 22 years it had never seen the light of day. He then mailed off his unholy relic to Lelands for an auction this fall.

The extreme rarity is an invitation signed by O.J. Simpson on June 12, 1994 hours before his ex-wife’s murder. The consignor, a boy at the time, had joined Simpson in the audience for a dance recital, featuring, among others, Simpson’s daughter, Sydney, who was eight-years old then.

Simpsonologists regard the dance recital as a key event in the true crime drama .

Read more at: http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidseideman/2016/06/14/chilling-o-j-simpson-autograph-signed-hours-before-nicoles-murder-surfaces-for-the-first-time/

Creepiest Sports Memorabilia Ever? New OJ Simpson Autograph Signed Just Before Nicole’s Murder

Forensics experts could have a field day trying to determine  if Simpson seemed agitated while signing the boy’s autograph. (Photo by Lelands)

About a week ago the owner of one of the most haunting, if not downright disturbing, pieces of memorabilia in the history of American popular culture opened his safety deposit box to retrieve it. For almost 22 years it had never seen the light of day. He then mailed off his unholy relic to Lelands for an auction this fall.

The extreme rarity is an invitation signed by O.J. Simpson on June 12, 1994 hours before his ex-wife’s murder. The consignor, a boy at the time, had joined Simpson in the audience for a dance recital, featuring, among others, Simpson’s daughter, Sydney, who was eight-years old then.

Simpsonologists regard the dance recital as a key event in the true crime drama .

Read more at: http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidseideman/2016/06/14/chilling-o-j-simpson-autograph-signed-hours-before-nicoles-murder-surfaces-for-the-first-time/

These Trading Cards Tell You Everything You Need to Know About OJ Simpson Mania

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The trading cards.

Photo: Rembert Brown

Breaking: The first half of 2016 will henceforth always be known as “O.J.”

Seriously, we’re in a moment. Through June, it will be nearly impossible to keep O.J. Simpson (and the murder, and his days as an athlete, and his rise to Hollywood stardom, and the conspiracies, and the Bronco, and the Kardashians) far from mind. The immediate reason for this: The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story, the FX mini-series that debuted on February 2 to considerable acclaim. Beyond the subject matter, the original hype was largely due to producer-director Ryan Murphy and his star-studded cast. In the first episode alone, you meet

Read more at: http://www.vulture.com/2016/02/oj-simpson-trial-trading-cards.html