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Op Shop Shoppers Buy $20,000 Worth Of Vintage NASA Flight Suits For $1.20

The potential for striking gold at an op shop can be very much dependent on where that store is located. Given NASA's Kennedy Space Center is just an hour away, a pair of university students in Orlando were lucky enough to find six vintage flight suits buried in a box at a Salvation Army store that was going out of business. More »      
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