Ebola toys are so hot right now

From Reuters:

Giantmicrobes Inc., which makes a line of plush toys based on viruses and other microscopic organisms, has sold out its entire Ebola stock, including the small Ebola doll for $9.95, a Gigantic Ebola doll for $29.95 and an Ebola Petri Dish toy for $14.95, according to the company’s website.

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Meet Cony

Hello, my name is Cony and I’m a tanuki (raccoon) from Japan.

Yan picked me up from a lifestyle store called Tokyu Hands when she fell in love with me at first sight (I bet she says that to everyone). 181 more words


Inspiring People: Dana of Big Stuffed

This is the work of Dana, a textile artist originally from Israel who now lives and works in France. Her Big Stuffed creatures are so appealing to me, partly in their simplicity, and most obviously because of their scale. 121 more words

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A Little Dose of Magic: A visit to the local Disney Store

Being that I am at least a two-hour plane ride from Walt Disney World, I don’t get to the parks very much. I do consider myself lucky to visit at least once a year. 355 more words

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