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Rediscovering the Wonderful World of Weepuls
These 1980s promotional fuzzballs refuse to die.
January 13, 2017
The Story Behind Gay Bob, the World's First Out-And-Proud Doll
He debuted in the '70s, to both acclaim and outrage.
January 10, 2017
Tin Toy Museum Kitahara Collection
More tin toys than you can shake a clapping monkey at.
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Predicting the Hottest Toys of the Year is Not All Fun and Games
There's a science to plaything prognostication.
November 16, 2016
Leslieville's Crazy Doll House
This Toronto garden collects stares and tchotchkes in equal measure.
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How G.I. Joe Inspired a Movement to Ban War Toys
Sometimes a toy isn't just a toy.
November 07, 2016
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Garden of Oz
Hidden in the hills of Hollywood, this secluded Oz-themed garden is dotted with dozens of thrones.
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Wild Bill's Nostalgia Store
A reliquary of pop culture marvels, including the world's largest (and most terrifying) Jack-in-the-Box.
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Exit Interview: I Played With LEGO for a Living
A former LEGO master model builder talks about taking toys seriously.
September 06, 2016
Fawcett's Antique Toy and Art Museum
Toy museum in a former tavern is the expression of one man's life pursuit of the aesthetic power of cartoon imagery.
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No one really knows how these old hobby horses got here, but the herd keeps growing.
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Lost Toys of the Nybohov Funicular
No one knows who's responsible for decorating this tunnel with stuffed animals, but the people love it enough to protest their removal.
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5 Amazing LEGO Jobs Currently Open
If you're tired of your day job, there are hundreds of careers available with LEGO.
May 03, 2016
Doll's Head Trail
Just a few miles from downtown Atlanta is a trail covered in a crazy collection of outsider art.
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Yard of Lost Toys
This Ukraine alleyway has become its own little island of forgotten things.
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Nuremberg Toy Museum
This historic toy museum brings a little whimsy to a city not usually remembered for such things.
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Paddington Bear of Lima
The little bear in the "funny kind of hat" has made his way from London back to Peru
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The Force was Strong with Toy Slime—Until 'Star Wars' Came Along
December 15, 2015
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