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Name That…Strap Gun

November 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Strap Gun

It’s a gun. With a Strap. What? I can’t make them all easy. 

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Name That…Mutant Bear

November 10, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Mutant Bear

I’m surprised we’ve never seen an extreme super power ninja version of Yogi Bear cartoon.

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K-2SO

November 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
K-2SO

  Yeah, I think you guys know that I’m a recovering Star Wars collector. It has been a long time since I’ve seen a figure that warranted buying to me. Not to say everything is a bad figure out there, I just don’t need more Vaders, Lukes, Stormtroopers, etc…. I’ve even passed on all of […]

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Name That…Fins To the Left

November 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Fins To the Left

Fins to the left, Fins to the Right.  

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Name That…Which One?

November 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Which One?

I think we probably all know who this is, or do we? And if it is, which version is it?

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Name That…Crossbow

November 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Crossbow

How many Darryl Dixons did you guys see this Halloween?

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Name That…Block Bulky Dude

October 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Block Bulky Dude

This shadow turned out way better than I expected. Sometimes they are like that.

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Poison Ivy Mystery Mini

October 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Poison Ivy Mystery Mini

I hadn’t given the Arkham series of Mystery Minis much thought until I started playing the games. Now I would have rather had Batman, but Ivy is not the worse thing to pull as a blind box. For the game, Poison Ivy is pretty scantily clad. The majority of her clothing comes from a cropped […]

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Name That…Pressure Tank

October 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pressure Tank

I actually used to do engineering on a system that had pressure tanks like this.

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Name That…Prepare To Die

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Name That…Prepare To Die

I would buy Princess Bride ReAction Figures if I saw them.  

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Name That…Pipe Fitting

October 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pipe Fitting

Who build all those green pipes in Mario Brothers and why?

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Name That…Bulky Dude

October 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Bulky Dude

Winter is coming, time to break out the big coats.

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Name That…Bomb Disposal

October 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Bomb Disposal

It runs on Vista? We’re all going to die!      

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Name That…Nice to Meet You!

September 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Nice to Meet You!

It’s kind of sad the simple handshake has pretty much fallen off the radar these days to fear of cooties.

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Name That…Abstract Art

September 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Abstract Art

Nope. I’ve never “got” abstract art.

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Name That…Froghat

September 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Froghat

What exactly is a Foghat? Does it have a light like a lighthouse? Does it come on 8-track? I miss Dan Stark from the show The Good Guys.

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Name That…Pliers

September 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pliers

No matter how much time I try to spend organizing tools, I can never find the right one when I need it.

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Name That…Pointy Shoes

September 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pointy Shoes

I’ve never seen the practicality of pointy shoes.

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The Card That Almost Ruined Star Wars For Me

September 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Card That Almost Ruined Star Wars For Me

Warning: Spoilers Ahead for “The Empire Strikes Back” If only we had spoiler warnings like that when I was a kid. Sure there was a what everybody considered a bigger spoiler for Episode 5 of Star Wars, but Han’s state at the end of the movie is what got me. I was really into Star […]

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Not Lego Claw

September 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Not Lego Claw

If you asked mej, I would tell you this was Lego. It’s not. I’m glad I know what it is.

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