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Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Petro Cartalina 2018 Segmented AND Unibody
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 3 December 2018
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Upon closer inspection, it looks like Petro Cartalina is available in 2018 in both his older semented version and his new unibody version. The two cards look exactly the same except the SEGMENTED one reads MADE IN CHINA on the back ad the UNIBODY is MADE IN THAILAND (legalese on the back). In addition, the […]

Nintendo Amiibo
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Posted in Toys on 3 December 2018
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If you;re collecting Nintendo Amiibo’s, you can check out the nice display at the Nintendo NYC Store at Rockefeller Center. Or a nice online DB HERE. Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: The Original Vitoline Hauler
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 30 November 2018
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Vitoline was originally scheduled to arrive in 2011 but never actually made it out – I have seen a pre-production one (not mine) so a few may have leaked out … 8 years later, Vitoline’s Hauler finally arrived though Vitoline’s number changed from 61 to 24 … so the 61 ones are very, very rare. […]

BackBlaze a Great Cloud Backup Option
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Posted in Internet on 30 November 2018
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Of course, I use TIME MACHINE to auto back up TakeFiveADay.com but you can’t not have a backup of your backup, right? BackBlaze is nicely priced – for one user and one access, it’s $5 a month for UNLIMITED BACKUP! A hard price to beat. That part is really straightforward, you get an added menu […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS 3: Tow Cap JD Pillar a Pillar of the Variant Community
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS 3, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS 3 on 29 November 2018
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Thanks for the photos and heads up, “Samuel K.” It looks like 2018 Tow Cap JD Pillar is a variant from his 2017. JD Pillar now has window supports on the back window (as he should have had all along). A little hard to see as he;s in the dark zone of the 11-pack but it […]

Loilli+Pops Friends Referral 15% Off
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Posted in Food on 29 November 2018
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If you’re looking for some cool gummi, candies, cookies or chocolates to gift (or gift yourself), it’s hard to go wrong with Lolli+Pops … by passing along this link, you get 15% off (and I get 15% off my next order) so check them out by clicking HERE. Tweet This Post

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: The Rarest Pit Crew …
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS on 28 November 2018
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We must be in the back row … Thanks “Nathaniel B,” where-ever you are now.   We must be old, we’re not unibody Pitty’s … Of course, we have a ride … And we missed the start gate as we were eating a corn dog … dd we miss anything? These are beautiful customs based […]

Mattel Disney Pixar CARS: Meghan Shifter Morning Shift
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS, Mattel Disney Pixar Diecast CARS on 28 November 2018
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Thanks for the nice pics, “Samuel K.” Looks like Meghan Shifter shifts into stores … one of the first all new Pitty’s from CARS 1 we’ve gotten in a long time … Tweet This Post

Geoffrey Toy Box at Kroger
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Posted in Toys on 27 November 2018
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Sadly, this is all that remains of the great and grand Toys R Us. … That first time as a kid when you stepped into a TRU – like Disneyland for toys … But now, it’s come DOWN, DOWN, DOWN to this … Or “They put a Rite Aid in the middle of Kroeger?” Thanks […]

Disney Pixar CARS: Amazon Warehouse CARS Deals
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Posted in Disney Pixar CARS on 27 November 2018
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If you don’t mind a dented box or card, don’t forget Amazon’s warehouse has a lot of interesting Disney Pixar CARS things – it still includes full protection for the item inside, they just don’t promise the box is great.     Tweet This Post