Monthly Archives: April 2006

yo: What I Know Is...

I am addicted to porn. Mental porn. See, I absolutely love knowledge, and the fact that the internet brings me so much of it so quickly. I love being able to learn anything at all with a few minutes' work … Continue reading

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Monkey Boy - Gosh Darn Exclusives!

Exclusives. Yeesh. In the past, I had always said to hell with exclusives, they were just too hard to deal with. I remember as a child, my brother and I collected Dick Tracy figures from the movie, and we never … Continue reading

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yo: Wal*Mart Legends - some good, some bad

Stumbled onto a truly massive haul today, getting most of the Wal*Mart -exclusive Marvel Legends in one fell swoop. Kitty Pryde, Ms. Marvel and Bearded Sentry were sold out, and I didn't much care for the one Thor they had. … Continue reading

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Poe - Top Ten Toys of All Time

There are no new reviews since last time, so I thought I'd throw this up - it's a list of my (current) top ten toys of all time. And now, some more OAFEry:Rustin's Spoils of the Week #136.2 Flippin' through … Continue reading

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New reviews

Now that yo go re has vented his spleen with a rant and an unprovoked calumny on Rustin's and my sentiments on articulation (and while Rustin has a definite "sculpt is more important than articulation" angle, I've always been a … Continue reading

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Summer Exclusives

Everybody loves summer convention season, because it means exclusives! Sure, they're a headache, but they're still cool. Anyway, enough companies have released news of what they're offering that we've begun compiling a master list of all the summer exclusives. Plan … Continue reading

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DIE, articulation!

I hate balljoints. No really, I do. If you've read any of my reviews (and you really should have, by now - go read one at random, odds are good I wrote it), then that's probably a pretty shocking statement. … Continue reading

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New reviews

It's Goblin Week at OAFEnet - we always like to have a theme - and we've put up a few reviews since the last post: yo go re's review of Mr. Freeze from The Batman; yo's review of Batgirl from … Continue reading

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What's going on, He-Man?

You must watch this!!! Now is time for cake! And now, some more OAFEry:An Infomercial from the He-Man Universe Why are MotU Classics showing up at Walmart? C2E2 - Mattel Panel Mattel rips off a fan design Bob Gale thinks … Continue reading

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About staction figures

Last August, when I reviewed Masters of the Universe Snout Spout, I pointed out how stupid the phrase "staction figure" (short for "static action figure") is. And yet people are still using it. Shame on them. But now, the webcomic … Continue reading

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