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Real Life Scares Toys 

Remembering “The Snacktime Kid” — The Terrifying Doll That Eats Children’s Hair

The first “hot” Christmas toy I recall from my own distant childhood is probably the Cabbage Patch Kid. Cabbage Patch Kids were launched into the world in 1982, and have been a mainstay at toy shops ever since, having produced hundreds of variants over the decades. The gimmick behind the hard-headed, soft-bodied baby dolls was […]

DINOSAURS ATTACK!: The Nastiest Cards a Kid Could Hope For

Over the years, I’ve come to better understand that my upbringing wasn’t like most other kids who grew up in the 80s and 90s. There are, of course, plenty of similarities that we can all connect with; the TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES and GHOSTBUSTERS stand out. So does the Image Comics revolution where we all […]

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10 Absolutely Awesome Pop Culture Trends We Saw at Phoenix Comicon!

This past weekend was Phoenix Comicon 2016! Taking over the entire downtown Phoenix area, this convention is known for its huge attendance (almost 100,000 people), and its extremely dedicated fan base. Once again this year, the fans and artists did not disappoint, creating a unique celebration of all things “geeky”. was there rocking a […]