Tag Archives: Playmobil

The HMS Van Halen

Wubba wubba dub dub…we’re sailing in this tub! My 16th anniversary gift to myself, a little pirate vessel, probably a pinnace or cutter used for short-range attacks, a 17th century version of what those Somalian pirates attack with but more sea … Continue reading

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Playmobil figures substituting for people in paintings

Click here to check out this artist’s work. I only recognized about half the pieces he did because I consider Basquiat’s stuff to be unimpressive. I also find it funny that the adaptations are done by a French guy due to … Continue reading

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Meet Vincenzo!

A little mascot I bought for the cafeteria people who always make an awesome pizza when I’m in the mood for the dish at work. They chose his name.

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Check out my Playmobil hippie!

All she needs to be more authenticate is the stench of pachouli, dirtier feet and shitty tastes in music: usually jam bands like Phish and the Dead. Oh, I forgot, her Baby Boomer sense of entitlement and ability to stick everyone born … Continue reading

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Little Elvis meets Big Elvis!

What more can I say? This would make a great comparison on exercise Sesame Street. Big Elvis was a fantastic sport, I’m definitely joining his newsletter.

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Tiny Elvis gets three Kings on the Strip!

Strengthening my case for why Las Vegas’ nickname should be East East Los Angeles, you can find these people in costumes along the Strip just as I’ve heard LA has in front of Mann’s Chinese Theater. I couldn’t resist this request. … Continue reading

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Moxie having a faerie jam

A lovely thank-you photo from Moxie via her mom Kate. Two weekends ago we all caught up, had pizza and scored a belated Christmas present while I gave Kate a pair of shirts I had been holding on to for … Continue reading

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There can only be one!

Playmobil’s random series six has arrived but it’s only the dude characters. I scored one because the minimal amount to put on a credit card at Terra Toys is $5 so I threw this guy in while buying another for a … Continue reading

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Baby please leave the biker…

…leave the biker, break his heart.” – Fountains of Wayne, 1996 The new 2014 lines are out and here’s one I couldn’t resist getting. A co-worker who originates from Germany (home of Playmobil) said the motorcycle is inaccurate because the … Continue reading

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Tiny Elvis’ Las Vegas Adventure Book

By the time you’re reading this, the plane should be in the air or we’ve arrived for what is my ninth trip to Las Vegas. Woo hoo! I thought the day would never come with how long the Summer of … Continue reading

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