It’s that magical time of year again, summer! This summer MY SIDE OF THE LAUNDRY ROOM is switching things up to celebrate the season, so expect the unexpected.
SilverHawks was a great cartoon for fueling the imaginations of 80s Kids. It featured a galactic police force whose bodies were coated in metal and equipped with cybernetic enhancements that allowed them to fly and shoot lasers. One of the best parts of the Continue reading “10 Best Silverhawks Action Figures”
When the subject of fearless women in fiction ever comes up, my thoughts instantly go to the first woman I ever idolized. Her name was Scarlett and she was a member of G.I. Joe. When I was a kid growing up in the 80s, G.I. Joe had three separate “universes”. There Continue reading “Fiction’s Fearless Females – Scarlett”
In what is quickly becoming a monthly feature , here is the latest episode in the series Best G.I. Joe Figure Accessories. This time I tackle the years 1985 and 1986.
These are very hard for me to make because I honestly want to say ALL G.I. Joe figures had the best gear and weapons…
In this episode I take a look at some of the biggest romances in the worlds of cartoons, movies, and comic books that left a big impression on me as a kid.
One of the biggest things I never had as a kid was a Big Wheel bicycle. To most they were a childhood staple, but sadly they were something I always longed to have. In this episode I (as an adult) look at some of the coolest designs of “Big Wheels” from the 1980s.
Hey, I’m pretty proud to admit that there were some awesome “girl’s” toys from the 80s I wish I had as a kid. Here is a list of some that stand out in my memory.