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.
For anyone who is a fan of My Side of the Laundry Room this weeks sentiMENTAL might seem familiar. For a while now I have been writing about all the toys and games I wish I would’ve had as a kid. Most of the stories I share reflect my ups and downs in childhood and sometimes are good for a laugh. Continue reading “sentiMENTAL – 5 Toys I Wish I Had As A Kid”
Disc Jockey Casey Kasem always used to say “Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars” when he would sign off of the American Top 40. I loved to listen to his broadcasts, not just for the music but for his overpowering sense of positivity. To me Continue reading “2 Year Anniversary – Best Of The 80s”
For most of my life it was a struggle to be a fan of the things I loved. I grew up in a time where simply reading a comic book would get you beat-up, and I was. I remember laying on the grown, clenching my stomach after a punch to the bread basket and looking up to Continue reading “Lets Talk About T.F.S. (Toxic Fan Syndrome).”
We wrap up our Transformers Week with a few thoughts and reflections about the Robots in Disguise. Happy Friday Everyone!! Continue reading “MF5 – Random Transformers Thoughts”
Like I have done a few time in the past, I go back to those dark times in my past and drudge up the feelings of loss and disappointment over toys I never got. This time it’s all about Transformers and believe me when I say I could do a few lists just about this awesome and popular toy line. Continue reading “Toys I Wish I Had As A Kid – Transformers Edition”
Have you ever watched the Transformers cartoon show as a kid and said “WOW, I wish they made a toy of THAT!” Then one day your walking through a store and see said character was turned into a toy -or- saw a well made and over produced commercial Continue reading “Cartoons VS Reality – Transformers”