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  • Specialized collecting of postmarks. The term was invented before World War II to describe postmark collecting, but it is rarely used. Collectors instead tend to refer to it as "postmark collecting" or "marcophily."

    August 25, 2008

  • Also, obviously, the specialized collecting of commas. (I'm particularly fond of collecting all of the commas in a series.)

    February 2, 2012

  • Comma gain, ruzuzu?

    February 2, 2012

  • Oh, man. I should just skip straight to a new list, shouldn't I?

    February 2, 2012