Article Archive for May 2018

Toys R Us – Fixin’ for Fixtures?
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar CARS on 31 May 2018
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Now you can keep all your CARS on pegs. Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: It’s Tuesday Morning in CARS World
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 30 May 2018
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Thanks “John H.” for the heads up & photos. It looks like stock for TRU is being moved off to consolidators. If you missed the Radiator Springs Hometown Radiator Springs 3-pack with the still exclusive Jonas Revera & the variant flat windshield Old School Ramone, here’s your chance to get it at $8.99 at Marshall’s […]

Toy Slump? Maybe They are Out of Ideas …
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Posted in Toys on 30 May 2018
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Humm, and they say toy innovation is dead … Are Lincoln Logs now called “Jurassic Park Logs?” … Er, okay, maybe they are out of ideas … It’s almost like the review writes itself … isn’t this a free game if your dog failed training school?  🙂 Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Finally Canonized, Canon Sarge with Cannon
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 29 May 2018
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Thanks “Mad Mel” for the great photos. Since he’s got a huge howitzer artillery cannon, I’m not going to point out he’s been driving around since 2009 and has finally arrived. Canon Sarge with Cannon has been officially canonized as a diecast. NOTE: Mad Mel, the customizer couldn’t stand that the trail is supposed to have […]

Toys R Us – And They Say There’s No Job Security Anymore
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 29 May 2018
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And they say there’s no more retail jobs … So, tell me again about the Toys R Us 401k Program. Laid off? I’ve been here 5 hours, What’s my severance? I’m taking the giraffe. So, the store closing sign – just a gimmick – like the rug stores? Funding is coming from Al’s Toy Barn […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS 3: 2018 Roscoe Deluxe Up-Sized & Corrected
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 25 May 2018
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Thanks for the heads up and photos, “Mad Mel.” In a surprising move, Roscoe the Thunder Hollow Demo Derby racetrack promoter/boss has been up-sized and corrected. The 2017 Roscoe single was nice but he was a tad small… Scale/size from film next to Lightning McQueen (as Chester Whipplefilter). He also should’ve also had a white […]

Bob Ross – Joy of Painting – 30 Years Free on YouTube
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Posted in Art on 25 May 2018
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Bob Ross’ Joy of Painting – 30 Years of Episodes are Free on YouTube. Did you know he was paid NOTHING for filming all the eps? He made money by selling paints and brushes.     Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Animation – One of Our Planes is Missing
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Posted in Disney, Disney Pixar, Mattel Disney Planes Diecast on 24 May 2018
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Thanks for the heads up, “John H.” It looks like the PLANES Diecast URL is a re-direct now. Not a huge surprise as we haven’t heard much of a peep  for a while. PLANES & PLANES: FRE & RESCUE served a purpose – making money towards the end of the Summer theatrical window but that […]

Spring is HERE
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Posted in Internet on 24 May 2018
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I’m on the other bank, just swim on over … The New River melting this morning. #nofilter A post shared by Eva Baird Floyd (@evabairdfloyd) on Jan 12, 2018 at 5:51am PST Tweet This Post