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  • Film

    February 6, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 13, 2013

    Border Patrol Plucks 24 Off Panga in Laguna

    Panga, not to be confused with the Hasbro game Jenga, is a boat used to ferry undocumented immigrants from south of the border into the U.S. illegally. But the crafts are being used in a game of sorts, a cat-and-mouse game with local authorities.The cat won the latest round.Twenty men and four women ... More >>

  • Film

    March 28, 2013

    'G.I. Joe: Retaliation': A Real American Miracle

    Could a G.I. Joe movie actually almost be good?

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2012

    Video: Male Chefs Support Teen's Petition To Hasbro To Make Gender-Neutral Easy-Bake Ovens

    So there's this video going around of a few chefs pledging their support of a New Jersey teen who petitioned Hasbro to make a non-pink, non-purple Easy-Bake Oven for boys. The teen, named McKenna Pope, started the petition after she went to buy an Easy-Bake Oven for her brother only to find them ava ... More >>

  • Film

    May 17, 2012

    Insert [You Sunk My 'Battleship'] Joke Here

    Because every generation needs an 'Armageddon'

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    From Glamstars to Beavers: Top Five Cartoon Bands

    ​It's been a while since I've watched Saturday morning cartoons, so I don't know if the shows are what they used to be. In my time (and believe it or not, there was a time when the best cartoons weren't on during prime time and were actually geared toward those under the age of 15) the adults mak ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 23, 2010

    Elvira's World

    Cassandra Peterson is pushing 60 and still Mistress of the Dark

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2009

    Wacky Snacks Halloween Edition: Bug Factor Arackneggz Candy

    Edwin Goei​ Name: Bug Factor Arackneggz Candy Origin: Candy Made In USA; Toy Made in China Found at: 99-Cent-Only Store, Cypress Cost: $0.99

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008

    Last Night: WWE's RAW at the Honda Center

    Since I was getting hassled by security for the first hour because I mistakenly thought my press creds sort of implied I was bringing a camera to the Honda Center Monday night, staff writer Luke Thompson gives this report of the dark matches: "I got inside just in time to hear Hacksaw Jim Duggan’ ... More >>

  • Features

    August 9, 2007

    2007: a Comic-Con Odyssey

    Or, How I learned to stop worrying and love sleep deprivation, huge crowds and wonderful toys

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: It figures, Dr. Jones

    Hasbro just unveiled the new Indiana Jones figures, all three based on Raiders of the Lost Ark (Indiana Jones, Ceremonial Belloq with Idol, and Sallah). They're Star Wars scale, with high articulation (the only one not fully-posable is a version of Indy with whip-cracking action) and attention to de ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2007

    Comic-Con 2007: The Beginning

    This is the real ghost train. San Diego, Wednesday night, downtown, after dark. All that's here is a smattering of oases of light, from cheap drug stores to greasy spoons offering a "really big Taco Plate" for $3.50. The streets, for now, are mostly empty, and those riding the trolley around you ar ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 19, 2007

    The Big Con

    Out of the basement and into the spotlight, Comic-Con 2007 is the place to be

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2007

    LAFF 2007: Lost Girls and Mighty Black Men

    One of the ideas the festival is heavily pushing this year is that for every movie you attend that you planned on seeing, you should go to another one you don’t know anything about, or might not be inclined to go to normally. I tend to do this sometimes when I attend something simply because it ... More >>

  • Film

    June 7, 2007

    Toys 'R' Summer

    Think summer movies are just toy commercials? We check out the products theyre pimping

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2007

    Transformers: Less Than Meets the Need

    This past Saturday was the official release date for Transformers movie toys, and of the three toy-inspired movies coming out this summer (Bratz and Care Bears: Oopsy Does It being the other two), this was clearly the one with the must-have merchandise. Though the giant morphing robots in the movie ... More >>

  • News

    December 28, 2000

    Toys from Hell

    In China, Santas elves labor in a Dickensian workhouse