Article Archive for October 2011

Happy Halloween!
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Posted in Internet on 31 October 2011
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From “SweetBug” and her husband. Angry Birds style. Happy Halloween! Tweet This Post

Disney Pixar CARS 2: DVD Blu Ray Coupons, Rebates & Offers
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3 on 31 October 2011
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The DVD-Blu Ray comes out tomorrow. If you did not pre-order, Disney is offering a $5 coupon off any 5-disc version purchase. Even good in Canada! Click on the link (or graphic) to go the Disney Rewards site, you have to be a member (free signup) and you have to download their “coupon printing app.” […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS 2: McQueen Alive Unboxing & Video Review
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 30 October 2011
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McQueen Alive is a 1:55ish scale plastic Lightning McQueen that does some amazing things: Tap the roof to “activate” it. It talks, moves about, shimmies, turns its lights on and off, moves his eyes around and even his mouth moves in conjunction with his words. It flies forward and/or reverse. It can also make full […]

John Lasseter Walk of Fame Star & Winery Update
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Posted in Disney Pixar, Disney Pixar CARS 3 on 30 October 2011
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John Lasseter will now get his Hollywood Walk of Fame Star on Tuesday, November 1, 2011. Humm, there must be some important CARS thing going on that day … humm, what could it be? 🙂 So, if you’re interested in checking it on Tuesday – send us some pics!   Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at […]

When in Japan – Have as Many Whoppers As You Like
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Posted in Food on 29 October 2011
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Starting next week for two weeks, buy a ¥860 meal and then all the Whoppers you can eat in the next 30 minutes are on the house. You can check out all the details here – in Japanese of course. Humm, I’m guessing they are not going to offer this deal in a college town […]

How to Get a Brand New ’65 Ford Mustang Ragtop …
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Posted in CARS on 29 October 2011
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Ford is now offering an official reproduction Ford Mustang frame/body for $15k. So, even if you can restore cars, you don’t need to start with a 45-year old frame but a brand spanking new metal frame! Ford says the new body shell built by California-based Dynacorn has been improved only slightly with modern welding techniques […]

Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 2: The Pope Rides in Popemobile Style
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 29 October 2011
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Of course, the Pope can’t just randomly roll down any street, he needs a proper Popemobile … You rang, sir? (the big velvetly rope attached to the big bell). In case you’re not able to pick up the Pope at the same time, you get a paper replica with stand as a placeholder … or […]

40 Awesomely Untranslatable Word From Around the World
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Posted in Internet on 28 October 2011
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Like the great German word, “Schadenfreude,” here are 40 more words that encapsulate a feeling or sensation … The first 20 are here, another 20 are here.   Tweet This Post

How to Properly Stack Your Cans …
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Posted in Design on 28 October 2011
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Sure, anyone can stack them in a cabinet … Of course, no one can really eat anything … Though this design looks real safe if you have 4-year old kids. 🙂 You can check out some of the other designs here. Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 2: Holy Roller, It’s Popelicious
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 28 October 2011
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It’s the first Pope diecast since … I’m guessing there’s never been a Pope diecast … unless you count the Roman puppet show diecast releases for, “Gestum.” Have a nice fish stick today! Why does the Pope need a license plate? 🙂 I hope his catalytic converter & muffler only kicks out white smoke. And […]