There is nothing I don’t like about this. I mean I had a set like this and wouldn’t need another but looking at that box art just makes want to buy it. It’s like a VHS movie with no pictures on the back of the box that you’d totally rent.
I’d almost forgotten how big Steve Martin really was and that I still quote his routine now and then. You gotta stay hip for the kids…
Seeing these gave me the idea of a post-apocalyptic movie where the main villain has a McDonald’s cult and throws his enemies in the “Grimace Pit.” Don’t steal this idea, Patent Pending! PATENT PENDING!
Amsco Spider-Man Super Babies (eBay Link) —
I remember seeing these as a kid and JUST HATING ON THEM. “Baby stuff” it may be the first thing we learn to hate. Now, at the very least, I see their charm. Progress!
I’m a Streethawk jag this month and this blew me away. It’s not Rex Smith’s Jesse Mach but his goofy computer sidekick Norman Tuttle, who invented Street Hawk.
This is TV history, as it is the only known action figure of actor Joe Regalbuto, probably most famous for Murphy Brown but in my heart he’ll always be Kalnick, the Venusian enemy of Mork. He was also Blanche’s jerk son-in-law on “Golden Girls.” I know more than I should about this actor…
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