Tag Archives: Barbie

Happy Mother's Day

We know which one we'd prefer: And now, some more OAFEry:Toy Shop Dino Dudes: Series 1 Glow-in-the-Dark set review Christians vs. He-Man It's the circle of life Barbie trashes her Dream House

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Blood of your enemies sold separately

(via) And now, some more OAFEry:Barbie's Best Kept Secret Behold - Atheist Barbie Mattel's SDCC exclusives revealed What if Barbie looked like a real woman? Serial killer Barbie

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A tour of Toys R Us in 1991

Okay, not so much a "tour" as a random collection of footage from the day before Thanksgiving: And now, some more OAFEry:C2E2 2017 If They Could Transform Buy your Joes a Jeep Star Wars Black Series Scout Trooper addendum Supervillain … Continue reading

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Todds R Us

With the help of some shelves and signage, fan Todd Olexo has turned his basement display into a re-creation of Toys "Я" Us through the ages: And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - November '12 Rustin's Spoils of the … Continue reading

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Meet Bild Lilli, the original Barbie

That line in today's review was not just a throwaway joke: You can learn a bit more here. And now, some more OAFEry:The Terrifying Conspiracy Behind Early '90s Kids' Toys Rustin's Spoils of the Week #4 The Top 10 toys … Continue reading

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The type of face men recognize better than women

Finally, psychologists have discovered a type of face that men are better at identifying than women: the faces on Transformer toys. It's a first. All previous scientific studies have found that either women are better than men at identifying faces … Continue reading

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Get ready to watch the Toy Wars

Toy Wars: The Epic Struggle Between G.I. Joe, Barbie, and the Companies that Make Them, a book detailing the rivalry between Hasbro and Mattel, is being adapted to an Amazon original series starring Josh Gad. Via Deadline: Journalist and novelist … Continue reading

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New Barbie

From this week's Saturday Night Live: And now, some more OAFEry:Zombie Attack Barbie Bad toy texts North Korea releases a new propaganda video

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: Mattel/Mega Bloks

And now, some more OAFEry:Mutagen Man addendum Creepy realistic Ninja Turtles TMNT 35th Anniversary addendum ATFC '16 - Day 1: Hasbro - Transformers Flippin' through Previews - March '14

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Beggar Ken

"Found this doll on Clinton Street propped up against a planter. Took photo for preservation and left only footprints. Strange art installation, I guess."

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