Article Archive for August 2015

UK Spy Mystery 2015 Update – CARS CSI
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS on 31 August 2015
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There was an oddball “spy” murder case from 2010 with an intriguing CARS clue/non-clue … He was found stuffed in a duffel in his bathtub. After 5 years, they think he was killed “unlawfully” or he did it himself – though they demonstrated the┬ádifficulty of trying to stuff yourself into a duffel bag and zipping […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Transcontinental Series Racers
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 31 August 2015
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“Why this car is systematic It’s hydromatic It’s ultramatic Why it’s a grease lightning (Grease Lightning)” Go, Greased Lightning, Go New Racing Series Lightning McQueen There is apparently a “new” series floating around on eBay. Is it a short or a book on a “transcontinental race?” Maybe. Is this series “real?” As in – are […]

This Dog Can Hunt
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Posted in nature on 29 August 2015
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You might not able to escape this dog: View post on imgur.com

Disney Pixar CARS: Display Your Diecast CARS
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS on 28 August 2015
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Here are a couple ideas on displaying your CARS … From CountryLiving. (I think these are Disney 1:43 CARS?) And you will always know when your Apple CAR is missing. ­čÖé And I think you can do an entire wall of Lightning McQueen’s. From LandofNod.   Good luck. Though clearly, it’s time to upgrade the […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Mike Up! Miles Axelrod with Microphone
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 28 August 2015
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Thanks for the nice pics, “John H.” While it’s not a huge addition, at least it’s a new sculpt. John also notes it looks like the first Miles with the corrected front grill.* Though in the 1980’s Land Rover Range Rover’s were offered with a black grill and some years with a chrome grill. The […]

The Pink Panther Theme: All Day Pink Panther Theme
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Posted in movies on 27 August 2015
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If you really, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,really, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really,┬áreally, really, like the Pink Panther Theme, here’s a 10-hour long YouTube file-link … or if you want to annoy the cube mate while you go offsite. ­čÖé   There’s […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Paul Oilkley is A-Okay
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 27 August 2015
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Thanks for the great pics, “John H.” Paul Oilkley is a great addition to the CARS diecast universe. While we do not see a lot of ┬áCitro├źn H Van‘s trundling about on the city streets here in the US, they are cool looking as they have a lot of personality. It’ll be cool to get […]

The Simpsons Open Couch Gag – LIVE Version
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Posted in TV on 26 August 2015
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The Simpsons open – with real people …

Mattel Disney Planes: Secretary of the Interior, Teddy 2016
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Posted in Disney Planes, Disney Planes Fire & Rescue, Mattel Disney Planes Diecast on 26 August 2015
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The Mattel Disney Planes 3-pack with the Secretary of the Interior, Teddy has been updated to the 2016 themes motif … Thanks for the heads up and great photos, “John H.” There aren’t any significant differences other than they didn’t paint the silver trim around the window on the driver’s side (see top photo) but […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: The Mapple Piston Cup Apple CAR
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Posted in Apple, Disney Pixar CARS on 25 August 2015
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After all this time, we still have a lot of “Mapple” CARS appearing … Photos from “Mack Me Bucko.” A not unreasonable one from a few feet away though the color logo sponsor is a deadly giveaway, it should be all in gray. The Apple CAR is really the easiest to attempt to replicate – […]