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Christmastime. Nostalgia. Toys.
by turnover
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Dec 22, 2014 at 03:09 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Businesses wanting to be listed in the 2014 Kos Katalogue Geographic Locator simply kosmail to mettle fatigue, heading your message "FOR MY KOS KATALOGUE GEO LISTING", and copypaste into the ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Oct 03, 2014 at 07:43 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Yesterday’s Playthings in Deer Lodge, Montana, is a museum which displays a collection of dolls (including a large collection of Raggedy Ann and Andy dolls), toys, and model trains. Shown below ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Sep 10, 2014 at 07:36 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Toy manufacturers, I'm begging you. Please stop killing out kids. There is no reason whatsoever for a toy to even remotely resemble a deadly weapon. Please stop giving the cops excuses to murder ...
by pacifistsocialist
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Aug 30, 2014 at 08:57 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
My friend and I wanted to come up with a way to give back to hospitals, instead of just our time, since they already have so many volunteers in the first place. This is what we came up with...
by TattooedLiberal
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jun 05, 2014 at 04:16 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
Submitted Without Further Comment.
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Mar 13, 2014 at 03:57 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by TrueBlueMajority
Comment Count 284 comments on Mon Dec 23, 2013 at 07:30 AM PST with 76 Recommends
Oh, yeah, we're running this into the ground. Why not? Whatsername's statement was a strong contender for Stupidest Thing Said about Christmas for 2013. (Still twelve shopping days left before ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Dec 13, 2013 at 11:27 AM PST with 8 Recommends
I recently stopped in at a café that billed itself as “being lost in the 50s” and noticed their collection of toy airplanes.
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 01:06 PM PST with 29 Recommends
The difference between a toy gun and the real thing can be a moot point, as was demonstrated this week in California. A 13-year-old boy, Andy Lopez, was riddled with bullets by a veteran deputy of ...
by tytalus
Comment Count 116 comments on Fri Oct 25, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here .  Teenagers in Space  Star Wars, G.I. Joe, Rambo, Red Dawn, and How a ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Aug 15, 2013 at 09:40 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here .  The Secret History of G.I. Joe Barbie, Joe, Darth Vader, and Making War ...
by TomDispatch
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Aug 13, 2013 at 07:56 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Welcome to the Tuesday Coffee Hour here on Street Prophets. This is an open thread where we can hang out and talk about what’s going on in our worlds. I recently encountered a display of old toys ...
by Ojibwa
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Jul 30, 2013 at 01:08 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
Good morning! As you can see by Itzl's concerned look, this group is for us to check in at to let people know we are alive, doing OK, and not affected by such things as heat, blizzards, floods, ...
by FloridaSNMOM
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Jun 06, 2013 at 09:53 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
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by richholtzin
Comment Count 5 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 02:49 PM PST with 5 Recommends
This is the Gulf Watchers (mostly) bi-weekly Block Party, where we come together to share stories, food, beer, humor, music---and generally have loads of fun. So, relax after your busy weekend of ...
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 188 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 03:30 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Good Morning Kossacks and Welcome to Morning Open Thread (MOT) We're known as the MOTley Crew and you can find us here every morning at 6:30 Eastern. Feel free to volunteer to take a day - ...
by JaxDem
Comment Count 80 comments on Sun Dec 02, 2012 at 03:30 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Okay Republicans, we have to have a talk. No, no. Look at me. I understand you are upset today. You have watched this week while the big people you made faces at reached into your political ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 83 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2012 at 03:43 PM PDT with 512 Recommends
"Girl" Lego sets, in a shop window, Zwolle, Netherlands. I'm all for this. These less-boyish sets are excellent gateway drugs to full-blown Lego addiction, something that should be encouraged in ...
by YatPundit
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Jun 26, 2012 at 05:24 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
While Mitt's moronic minions scramble to buy up all remaining Etch-a-Sketch units from retailer, wholesalers, collectors on E-Bay, and yard sales, it occurred to me that a better analogy from the ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 08:57 AM PDT with 10 Recommends