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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:Avengers vs. the Transformers GI Joe Kre-O blind-bagged figure decoder Rustin's Spoils of the Week #213 Wreck-Gar addendum Transformers … 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:DC Bombshells Mystery Minis - Poison Ivy review SDCC 2015 … 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:If "Ghostbusters" met "The Shining" Cracked.com talks toys At first I was like-- The Terrifying Conspiracy Behind Early … 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:North Korea releases a new propaganda video Christians vs. He-Man Behold - Atheist Barbie Barbie trashes her Dream House Serial killer Barbie

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ATFC '16 - Day 3: Mattel/Mega Bloks

And now, some more OAFEry:Flippin' through Previews - December '12 Imaginext Blind Bagged Figures Series 4 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #164 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #171, Part 1 Rustin's Spoils of the Week #38

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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." And now, some more OAFEry:What if Barbie looked like a real woman? Zombie Attack Barbie Toy … Continue reading

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Bad toy texts

From the latest Cracked photo contest come a few disastrous sext messages tangentially related to toys, toy fans, or toy characters: And now, some more OAFEry:Transformers Kre-O Scorponok review Mech Ideas' Toon Titans! (*Mario dying sound*) I need help fixing … Continue reading

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Asian American Doll - the doll that's Asian American!

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