Back in the '60s, Volkswagen was eager to corner the under-12 market. They were in a good position: the Beetle, looking like a giant toy, was appealing to kids, so they just needed to sweeten the pot a bit and get the kids into dealers. That's why they made special holiday books like this. Too bad kids are always broke and can't legally buy cars. Read more...
SNL's take is incredibly hilarious. The story starts on Christmas Day, 1999, when a little boy found a "Nerf EndStrike MegaMagnus Blaster" under his tree. The boy's mom swears she didn't purchase the toy. How did it get there? Santa....Show More Summary
The Toy Maker Barcelona, Spain-based artist Octavi Navarro has created a beautiful collection of pixel art illustrations of detailed scenes that each tell a personal story about the artist. The series of illustrations allows your eyes and mind to wander while looking at the pixel art people and objects. Navarro’s work is available to purchase […]
The most horrible toy-related story of the year, the Pony Cum Jar project is the gift that keeps on giving. In case you missed it, in involves "self-love," a My Little Pony toy in a jar, and som...
It feels like every single week there’s a new story about Baby Groot. Whether it be a new toy version of the character, a piece of art, or discussion of the scene itself, everyone just wants more information about the hilarious ending to Guardians of the Galaxy. Show More Summary
1987’s The Brave Little Toaster is an all-around strange film. It essentially follows the plot of Toy Story 3, but instead of centering on a boy and his beloved toys, it centers on a boy and his beloved household goods, including a toaster, a radio, a lamp, a blanket, and a vacuum cleaner. Show More Summary
Having conquered movies, music and the minds of children everywhere, characters from Disney's animated mega-hit Frozen now join Captain America and Pixar's Toy Story cast among the wide range of licensed costume options found in LittleBigPlanet 3. I...
Donald Sterling pulled out of a charity toy drive in Watts Saturday night... because his security team feared for his safety in the hood with racial tensions running so high across the country.TMZ Sports broke the story -- Sterling ...
News stories about “layaway angels,” people who stop by a retailer’s layaway counter and pay off the balances of strangers, became very popular during the holiday season of 2011. They’ve since become a recurring tradition, and this year we have mostly heard about people spending five-figure amounts to pay off everyone’s balance in a show of generosity. This week, staff … [More]
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Post by Jenny Erikson. Who doesn't love a good secret Santa story? A woman in Bellingham, Massachusetts, has been dubbed a "layaway angel" after spending $20,000 to pay the balance on every single account at her local Toys 'R' Us. The woman, who wished to remain anonymous, paid off the balances on about 150 layaway accounts. Show More Summary
If you are looking for a feel-good story today, this is it. An anonymous woman in Bellingham, Mass. paid off every open layaway account at a local Toys ‘R’ Us store. The generous layaway angel wiped away the balance from … More » The post Woman Pays Off 150 Layaway Accounts at Toys ‘R’ Us appeared first on EveryJoe.
A quirky and well executed commercial spot for Freeview TV in which an army of junk and toys left unsold at a garage sale break into song about their woes. When you think about it, could also be the first trailer for Toy Story 4.
False starts, new beginnings and redemption stories. Not every UFC card can claim the kinds of easy narratives afforded by the veterans, ex-champions and misfit toys of the sport. But UFC on Fox 13 can, and it goes down Saturday in Phoenix. Is it an awesome card? Nah. Show More Summary
Pixar has quite the reputation for tugging on the heartstrings. Ever since the first Toy Story film hit the big screen in 1995, they’ve become synonymous with quality storytelling. Though some may say the studio hasn’t been at its best...Show More Summary
Real talk: why are kids’ toys so crappy these days? -The Frisky You’ll love the story behind this adorable mountaintop proposal -Bustle Blake Lively on how she and Ryan Reynolds will raise their kids -Ok! Magazine So, sriracha beer is a thing now … More » Morning Feeding: Why Are Kids’ Toys So Crappy? is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
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And that's when it happened. That's when Jennifer Aniston delivered one of the greatest quotes in late night history: More » Jennifer Aniston’s Nutso Story Will Convince You To Wear Sex Toys As Necklaces is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
It’s December. That means the Christmas season is officially upon us, and it’s time for the annual Andre Johnson Christmas toy giveaway. It’s a story that just does not get old. Every year, the Houston Texans wide receiver brings children to a Houston area Toys “R” Us and gives them 80 seconds to get whatever […]
ABC aired the holiday special Toy Story That Time Forgot, and it was, as expected, adorable on every level. There were also a few surprising references thrown in. Below, everything we loved about it. Read more...