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National Barbie Day - always revise your first draft

And now, some more OAFEry:Meet Bild Lilli, the original Barbie A tour of Toys R Us in 1991 Behold - Atheist Barbie Beggar Ken Happy 50th Birthday, Barbie

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How to authentically celebrate Australia Day

And now, some more OAFEry:Barbie trashes her Dream House Asian American Doll - the doll that's Asian American! Barbie meets Beast Wars Don't be ashamed of your own happiness It's National Barbie Day AND Joe Friday, all at once!

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Happy Thanksgiving from the Barbie Pond

Locals in NW DC will of course be familiar with the Barbie Pond on Ave. Q, which is currently showing a painstakingly accurate re-creation of the First Thanksgiving: (via) And now, some more OAFEry:Get ready to watch the Toy Wars … Continue reading

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Animals often use specific displays to ward off rivals

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How you know when you're "dadding" right

That's the way to do it! And now, some more OAFEry:Monster cereal Madballs Rustin's Spoils of the Week #151 Zombie Attack Barbie Minimate Mini-Review #373 - Crimson Widow & Dracula Phantom of the Opera addendum

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They pretend you can beat him by going outside

And now, some more OAFEry:At last, you can safely eat Legos "Secret Wars" #8 variant Rustin's Spoils of the Week #71 Integrating Marvel Select Scarlet Witch addendum: Multiverse of Madness Series 2

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The REAL Castle Grayskullman

And now, some more OAFEry:Minimate Mini-Review #98 - Namor & Atlantean Soldier Christians vs. He-Man Toy Soldiers: War Chest Minimate Mini-Review #142 - Super Skrull & Crimson Viper MotU Classics: the Map of Eternia

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Hot Wheels Character Cars Aang and Appa reviews

It's been a long time since we've reviewed any Character Cars, huh? I almost wondered if they'd stopped making them. But geeze, what a great way to come back! Nickelodeon had its first Character Cars all the way back in … Continue reading

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Soon Forget: MotU Classics Ra-Jar

This is the latest in a series (of indefinite length and regularity) of blog posts memorializing cancelled toys. Our figure today is Mattel's Ra-Jar. Back when Mattel was hosting its Create-a-Character contest for the Masters of the Universe Classics line, … Continue reading

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