Some people are headed to the Olympic games in London to watch the sports – and some are there to trade pins. Hundreds of pin traders straddle the barricades in and around the Olympic village haggling over pin prices and trades.
“LONDON — Bill Cash, of Canada, is here in London attending his 10th Olympic Games — but you won’t find his favorite sport on the official program. Cash is an Olympic pin trader, and for the last 24 years, he’s accumulated quite a few pins. “Ooh …”