Archive > December 2008

cereal:geek - Issue One… What the hell took me so long to order these?

As I mentioned on our last cast, I finally pulled the trigger and ordered all four issues of cereal:geek, the UK magazine dedicated to the animation of the 80’s, from Graham Cracker Comic Books. What finally motivated me? What else, a sale. Graham Cracker Comic Books, the only distributor for cereal:geek outside of the UK, [...]

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Slick and Mrs. McFavorite’s Favorite Holiday Boob Tubin’

Well just as I figured. I slacked like a mutha fucker on keeping up with the holiday season daily posts. I’m going to give it another shot. To make up for the missed days, I’m going to try to do two posts a day until I catch up (i.e. Friday). Without further ado, here is [...]

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Open Your Toys Cast - Episode 005: The aftermath of Black Friday, exclusives, and people like us, they really like us!

Okay the title may be reaching, but we did get our first hard evidence that people are listening. Yay, virtual high five TaterX and Ayleen! Did you do Black Friday? We did, kinda, and bought an ass load of toys. We talk about all the big sales we should have talked about last week. Our [...]

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Brewster Rockit: Space Guy! (or the reason I read the Sunday comics again)

Hey toy fans, welcome back to another installment of the Open Your Toys blog. Today we stray slightly from our toy roots. I used to be a Sunday comics junkie. I followed Spiderman, The Boondocks, Zits, Dilbert, Garfield, Pickles and many others religiously on a weekly basis. Alas, most are no longer carried by my [...]

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HasbroToyShop.com Transformers Sale…

Today’s post won’t be long as it is Mrs. McFavorite’s and I’s 2nd Anniversary, but it’s a good one (like all those apostrophes). HasbroToyShop.com is doing a "Deal of the Day" promotion and today’s is a doozy. Today they have a huge selection of Transformers toys on sale for $10, but the savings don’t stop [...]

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It’s a major award! Well not really…

But, it’s about as close as I’ve ever received. Feast your eyes on one of the first things I have ever won. Unlike Ralphie’s dad in A Christmas Story , it required no real skills. I was randomly chosen from a bevy of my fellow collectors.
Imagine my surprise, when I arrived home several [...]

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