Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively?
Posted by: Honestabe30 ()
Date: June 24, 2014 11:24PM

I was somewhat surprised a couple of years ago when Lou Ferrigno did an appearance at a local comic shop and he charged for everything. If you wanted a photo with him, you had to pay. If you wanted an autograph, you had to pay. If you wanted him to autograph something other than one of the glossies he had with him, you had to pay significantly more. I had brought an old Dynamite magazine from the 70's with me for him to sign, but it was too pricey for me to have him do so. I still paid for the autographed glossy and a photo with him, because the Incredible Hulk had been my favorite show as a kid. But I think for the most part I would tend to skip photo ops and autographs I have to pay for...If I am shelling out my hard earned money, I rather do it for a CD or a DVD or a concert ticket - get some entertainment value out of it you know? For a book signing, I guess it would depend on the cost...if I spend something on a book and can spend just a little more to have said book signed, that could be cool. But if I spent $20 on a book and have to spend that much or more on top of that to get the autograph, no thanks.

Navigate: Previous MessageNext Message
Options: ReplyQuote


SubjectViewsWritten ByPosted
Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 910 Captain Can Man 06/24/2014 08:37AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 745 Andrew 06/24/2014 08:47AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 652 Captain Can Man 06/24/2014 09:19AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 615 Andrew 06/24/2014 09:30AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 595 Captain Can Man 06/24/2014 09:54AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 496 Terry K. 06/24/2014 12:22PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 482 Ydde 06/24/2014 12:30PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 548 Andrew 06/24/2014 02:01PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 455 the gooch 06/24/2014 02:09PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 342 RAMSAY 06/24/2014 08:15PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 339 Doug Wolfgang 06/24/2014 09:12PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 251 Walk In The Shadows 06/25/2014 01:25AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 227 Kent Bates 06/25/2014 03:27AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 178 machinehead 06/25/2014 07:18PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 130 Ydde 06/25/2014 11:18PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 325 JIMMY AGATES 06/24/2014 08:57PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 302 RAMSAY 06/24/2014 09:05PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively?279 Honestabe30 06/24/2014 11:24PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 402 Captain Can Man 06/24/2014 11:34PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 316 Ydde 06/25/2014 12:02AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 330 the gooch 06/25/2014 12:25AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 391 Andrew 06/25/2014 12:28AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 226 Ken 06/25/2014 09:25AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 344 Captain Can Man 06/25/2014 12:34AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 380 Andrew 06/25/2014 12:40AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 354 Captain Can Man 06/25/2014 12:43AM
Charging for photographs and autographs etc. 264 Geir 06/25/2014 01:29AM
Re: Charging for photographs and autographs etc. 197 Warrior21 06/25/2014 05:48AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 241 Warrior21 06/25/2014 01:44AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 232 Terry K. 06/25/2014 04:45AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 210 Walk In The Shadows 06/25/2014 05:20AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 182 joe 06/25/2014 06:56AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 174 Terry K. 06/25/2014 07:53AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 236 snuffball 06/25/2014 01:27AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 257 Walk In The Shadows 06/25/2014 01:30AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 251 Doug Wolfgang 06/25/2014 02:05AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 193 Walk In The Shadows 06/25/2014 02:07AM
Book signings are really about the book store 232 Jake 06/25/2014 02:24AM
Re: Book signings are really about the book store 203 Walk In The Shadows 06/25/2014 02:52AM
Re: Book signings are really about the book store 188 Terry K. 06/25/2014 04:50AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 194 JMac 06/25/2014 02:31PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 171 JIMMY AGATES 06/25/2014 04:52PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 186 Ydde 06/25/2014 05:16PM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 174 JMac 06/26/2014 05:25AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 156 Walk In The Shadows 06/26/2014 05:32AM
Re: Is Rick Springfield off limits to discuss negatively? 127 JIMMY AGATES 06/26/2014 10:34AM


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.
Powered by Phorum.

Disclaimer: melodicrock.com takes no responsibility for the contents of messages posted on this open forum, or for the sanity of those posting.