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Action Figures Shouldn’t Just Sit on Your Shelf …
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Posted in Toys on 23 April 2014
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More at Zahir Batin’s Deviant Art Site.   Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Little Lil Torquey Pistons Mystery
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Disney Pixar CARS 2, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 23 April 2014
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“Optom” has a little mystery on his hands – someone has offered him a Lil Torquey Pistons in a bag … Now, I know every once in a while, the mail away offer either goes awry or they run out – as many EU mail- aways has ended up with a different fulfillment CARS. The […]

Kids Ponder Medieval Technology – The Walkman
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Posted in History on 22 April 2014
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Kids can barely lift this old plastic slab … of course, they have no idea what a cassette is … Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS Diecast: Yacht Fan Named …
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Disney Pixar CARS 2, Mattel Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 22 April 2014
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Thanks for the nice photo, “BMW.” “Yacht Fan with Glasses” is Carinne Cavvy. Carinne Cavvy & Kimberly Rims … Tweet This Post

Disney Store Greta & The Very Real 1959 Buick Electra
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Disney Store on 21 April 2014
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“John V.” sends us a heads up there’s a new CHASER at the Disney store, surprisingly, it’s Greta. But John V. sends us a much nicer photo, his 1:1 scale “Greta, ” his 1959 Buick Electra. WOW! That looks showroom new! It looks perfect plus he’s on a street wide enough to drive it – […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS 2 Diecast: Case D Singles
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Disney Pixar CARS 2, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 2 on 21 April 2014
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CASE D is an okay case to showcase the depth and breath of the CARS line but for collectors, not much … only Cora Cooper is technically new. Denise Beam is a new all-metal unibody. Is Alex Hugo with Hat a new unibody also now that Victor H. has been updated to a metal unibody? […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS Diecast: Case C Singles, Not Even a C Grade?
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 2, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 2 on 20 April 2014
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The C Case is not terribly exciting … It is the arrival of Cartney Carsper & Geartrude … There are no Chase or Super Chase in this case … Of course, by all rights, we should get 3-5 Geartrude & Cartney Carspers in the case … instead of ONE each. Thanks for the nice pics, […]

Mattel Disney PLANES Fire & Rescue: Trailer Screenshots
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Posted in Disney Planes Fire & Rescue on 20 April 2014
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From the latest PLANES trailer, will we get these vehicles? The Escalade? “Cad Spinner” is his name and yep, coming as a diecast. No names or listing for these but maybe … “Rusty” Duff Wrecks should be easy. I’d be cool to get the Tractor Moose. All hat. All Pitty. Tweet This Post

Heartbleed Vulnerability …
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Posted in Internet on 19 April 2014
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You can download a free plugin for Chrome browsers HERE that you can test if a site you visit has issues … In case you’re wondering about TakeFiveADay …   Tweet This Post

Toys R Us Realizes TRU Needs to Change …
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Posted in Toys on 19 April 2014
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The main takeaway … (from Antonio Urcelay, CEO, Toys”R”Us, Inc., and Hank Mullany, President). Over the past several months, we have undertaken a comprehensive analysis and diagnosis of the business, and believe we have four main issues to resolve – improve the customer experience in-store and online, make progress on changing price perception, put disciplines back […]