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Insomniac Yardsale Video 099 | Ninety Nine Hill Hurst (Beetleborgs Flabber & Monsters Unboxing & Review)

In INSOMNIAC YARDSALE 099, I celebrate my near-centennial of Yardsale videos with a near-vintage unboxing. It’s a Beetleborgs Metallix figure set from 1997, containing Elvis/Jay Leno clown phasm, Flabber and his assortment of haunted mansion cronies, The Hillhurst House Monsters. 68 more words

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Stories from my Sketchbook . . . 

I’ve just started another course at Sketchbook Skool‘Exploring’.  This week’s homework assignment was to explore the use of hatching… 325 more words

Blog #1246: Transformers: The Last Knight Toy Release Day: How Toys R Us Stole Christmas

Yeah, I know.  You’re wondering why the hell I’m talking about Christmas in April.  Bear with me.  It’s will make sense, or at least something approaching sense. 1,428 more words


Children's Play: Changing the structure?

From Dragon’s Den, Rosie Wyllie suggested that I experiment with the rigidity of the structure of children’s play. A lot of the toys which children play with have set structures and rules, e.g. 173 more words


Personal 9:When drones weren't cool

I had a drone before they were cool. They were called toys and you could buy them at Wal-mart. That is why I’m so weirded out about this “new and exciting technological advancement in aviation” everyone for sure relax. 183 more words