Just got back from a long Labor Day weekend at the lake. Stories were told. Games were played. Drinks were drunk. Here’s what else I’ve been consuming… Watched: My Cousin Vinny This movie is an absolute gem — it is just as good today as when it was released. So many movies from the 80’s […]
Marx Marvel Tricycles
The original Sons of Anarchy. It took me almost 20 years to assemble this set. These tin toys from 1968 are my pride and joy, and now I need to find their boxes — the hunt never ends! Marx also produced a set of windup walkers for Spiderman, Thor, and Captain America that same year, […]
Here there be dragons
I woke up this morning and felt like I was stuffed in a sleeping bag and beaten with a baseball bat. That’s what 50 feels like fellas, so eat your vegetables! Here’s what I’ve consumed this week… Watched: House of the Dragon Once I stopped trying to figure out how the characters were related to […]
Vintage Batman Toy Collection
Here are a few shelves of my Batman collection. Most of these items were produced in the 70’s, but of course, there are some 1966 items as well, especially up top. I spy just one item that is less than 45 years old.
These Batman pinbacks are fairly easy to find, but this is not the complete set. There are a few others that I still need to track down. I prefer to find these small items in the wild rather than just buying them on eBay, because it gives me something to look for that’s actually possible […]
My King Kong collection is shrinking, but these guys are still hanging around. Those Palmer King Kongs always make me think they are performing a song and dance routine.