More money than brains syndrome? Or (being more tolerant of those with more ready cash than I) a deep desire to get at any cost, the things of our youth. My first model was a Strombecker USS Chicago. But at the prices that it can command on eBay, I won't get another anytime soon.
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The history of things that didn't happen has never been written - Henry Kissinger