Tag: toy

  • Ban Toy Soldier Cupcakes

    They are a menace which threaten the sanctity of gun free zones and weapons policy! At least that’s what a nine year old boy from Michigan found out recently: Schall Elementary School principal Susan Wright called the parents at home and said the cupcakes were insensitive in the wake of the Sandy Hook school shooting.…

  • Honey I Blew Up The Plastic Green Army Man

    A grown up version of what you likely used to play with: 18″ tall in total!  They tried to keep it as close as possible to the orignal small version, with mold lines, ejection circles from the pins, and all. $95 over at GreatBigStuff.

  • Plot-oon – Plastic Army Men Stop-Motion Animated Short

    Plastic Army men trying to safely reach a nearby vegetable garden: The Making of: One of the better stop motion shorts I’ve seen.  Really neat how they used fruits and vegetables as explosives, and various flowers for the explosions themselves. I also thought it was interesting that the Army men were cut up in order to convey…