I Love Antiques Road Show

Tell me ! Tell me I'm not alone ! 68 People

    My Secret Ambition

    I really, REALLY want to be on Antiques Roadshow when I grow up.  Now, I dont know how it all works and what chance the Roadshow people get to figure out or do any research on the pieces - but I am always blown away at their ability to recall some pretty random information...
    auroraaustralis auroraaustralis
    5 Responses May 29, 2009

    It's Pretty Cool ....

    I saw a woman who found a really ugly spoon... It looked like a silver flat paddle, hidden in the rafters. It was from the serb times, medieval. She got $15,000 USD for it. WOW.   Still haven't found anything like it in my house.... :) 
    MizzBlue72 MizzBlue72
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Mar 20, 2009

    Just Interesting

    I love antiques and feel that the past tells a story. I grew up in thrift stores and love that old musty smell. I have a few of my grandmothers things, old jewelry, mismatched china, etc and love it more than life. The show is cool and you get to see stuff that you don't...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 2, 2008


    I recently read that the The Antiques Roadshow gets 10 - 11 million viewers a week.  That is 2 million more than what is considered phenomenal on any network television show, making it the flagship of the PBS fleet.  We are talking educational TV folks where there is no...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    8 Responses Dec 2, 2008

    You Definately Are Not Alone!

    I like ARS because it describes and gives paeriod histories on antiques and collectables I no nothing about. I am an experienced woodworker. The show has inspired me to design my own versions of pieces. The museum-quality pieces fascinate me the most. One show featured a framed...
    RubyTewes RubyTewes
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Jan 25, 2009

    I Used To

    I'm not sure what happened to the show but it seems like it was much better when it first came out. Nowadays it just does not have the punch it once did.
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Mar 26, 2011

    I Have Some Antiques

    they are not worth a fortune,but they do have value.and who knows,one of them may be worth a lot.i like to see the suprise when they find out it is wort a lot.i would fall out if i found out something i had was worth a lot.
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself
    1 Response Apr 29, 2009

    Antique Shows

    They are very interesting to watch.
    kime kime
    16-17, F
    Dec 6, 2008
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