A storage locker full of manuscripts, decorative objects and a rare “warm-up” journal belonging to beloved American novelist and Stanford dropout John Steinbeck will be auctioned off on October 24, SF Gate reported.
Of all the sketches he made about his 27-year incarceration, this was the one Nelson Mandela wanted to keep. A depiction of his Robben Island cell door with a key in it – a powerful symbol of hope and resilience.
Over the weekend, a Japanese auction site revealed an incredibly rare version of Nintendo's Wii remote: one that was designed not for a Wii console, but for the previous generation's GameCube. And at least one game developer has already attested to its legitimacy.