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Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Fan Favorites 4-Pack $13.99 at Target
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 3 July 2020
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If you have not picked up the Fan Favorites 4-pack, it’s on clearance at Target for $13.99 ($6 off). The three exclusives (Team 95 Mater, Team 51 Ramone and Team 95/51 Maddy McGear) are also available as singles for $4.99 but will they be clearanced out soon also? This is the made in Vietnam version […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Two Shades of Metallic Marilyn
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 2 July 2020
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Thanks, “Samuel K.” for the heads up and photos. China is: light purple windshield different segmented Thailand is: dark purple no inset windshield unibody

Slamming New DisneyWorld NBA Uniforms
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Posted in Disney Pixar on 1 July 2020
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The NBA is returning and playing in some giant basketball haven in DisneyWorld in Orlando … Slam Studio decided to have some fun and design a Disney-fied NBA uni … And the Dee-troit Pistons CARS-ified … You can check them all out on Slam Studios INSTAGRAM page.

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Race Team Sarge Races Back In …
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 1 July 2020
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Thanks, “Mark T.” for the nice photos … Race Team Sarge is back … Besides the eyelid line, everytime Sarge is released, there are usually some changes.

POP Art Artists And Their Famous Artworks
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Posted in Art on 29 June 2020
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POP Art was a movement that developed in the mid-20th century. It utilized elements from popular culture including advertisements, magazines, product logos and mass media to challenge traditional notions of art. It also employed satire to question the consumerism and industrialism of American culture. Some of the most iconic contributors to the POP Art movement and […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Pixar Parody “Drive In Classics”
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 29 June 2020
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Thanks, “Samuel K.” for the great photos. The Pixar Parody diecast CARS are back – most have not been seen since 2008 to 2010-ish … there are 7 releases – Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Hamm, Flik, Mike Wazowski, Sulley, and P.T. Flea The only Pixar parody CARS not in wave 1 is Yeti, the Abominable Snowplow […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Mini Racers Preview – Next Gen Leak Less George New-Win
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 26 June 2020
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Thanks, “Bec G.” for the heads up … Mini Racers Preview – Next Gen Leak Less George New-Win … It looks like it’s in a new 10-pack, presumably the early look exclusive … the last 10-pack was on Amazon – though no new 10-pack listed so it’s still hard to say.

Experts Call for Regulation: Botched Art Restoration in Spain
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Posted in Art on 25 June 2020
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Immaculate Conception painting by Murillo reportedly cleaned by furniture restorer … you usually have to pay $3 from Goodwill for quality art like this … Of course, you can never beat the original botched restoration … You can read more at THE GUARDIAN.

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Superfly is Super AND Fly
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Posted in Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 25 June 2020
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Thanks, “Mark T.” for the great photos. Superfly available as a single (no rubber tires, no accessory but with the eyelid line …)     The 1st release also seems to have the painted back spoiler base while the newer one has the “look” of bare wood. The carburetor cap seems to be black now […]

See the THE LAST SUPPER in Original Detail …
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Posted in Art on 24 June 2020
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Now, this is a COPY of The Last Supper … “The painting was likely done shortly after—if not at the same time—as Leonardo’s masterpiece, which lives at the Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan … whereas Leonardo’s artwork was painted in tempura and oil on a wall—an experimental technique at the time—the facsimile […]