Topps Unveils Barack Obama Trading Cards

'Inaugural edition' set features 90 different photos of prez-elect
By Peter Fearon,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 13, 2008 8:27 PM CST
A wrapper for a new set of Topps trading cards documenting the political life of President-elect Barack Obama. Ninety collectible cards will be included in the series.   (AP Photo/The Topps Company, Inc.)
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(Newser) – Barack Obama is not only about to ascend to the presidency, he's getting his very own trading cards, TMZ reports. Topps has 90 different "Inaugural Edition" cards with photos that document everything from his childhood in Hawaii to his acceptance speech in Chicago's Grant Park. They'll be sold in sets of six for $1.99.
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