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Name That…Strap Gun

Name That…Strap Gun

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

November 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Mutant Bear

Name That…Mutant Bear

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

November 10, 2016 | By | Reply More
K-2SO

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 […]

November 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Fins To the Left

Name That…Fins To the Left

Fins to the left, Fins to the Right.  

November 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Which One?

Name That…Which One?

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

November 3, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Crossbow

Name That…Crossbow

How many Darryl Dixons did you guys see this Halloween?

November 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Block Bulky Dude

Name That…Block Bulky Dude

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

October 28, 2016 | By | Reply More
Poison Ivy Mystery Mini

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 […]

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

Name That…Pressure Tank

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

October 26, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Prepare To Die

Name That…Prepare To Die

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

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Name That…Pipe Fitting

Name That…Pipe Fitting

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

October 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Bulky Dude

Name That…Bulky Dude

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

October 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Bomb Disposal

Name That…Bomb Disposal

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

October 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Nice to Meet You!

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.

September 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Abstract Art

Name That…Abstract Art

Nope. I’ve never “got” abstract art.

September 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Froghat

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.

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

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.

September 20, 2016 | By | Reply More
Name That…Pointy Shoes

Name That…Pointy Shoes

I’ve never seen the practicality of pointy shoes.

September 15, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Card That Almost Ruined Star Wars For Me

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 […]

September 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
Not Lego Claw

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.

September 6, 2016 | By | Reply More