Doll, Action Figure, or Figurine?

Doll, Action Figure, or Figurine?

Barbie Wonder Woman is possibly one of the best versions of the character that I have seen so far How do I determine if something is a Doll, Action Figure, or Figurine? As a collector I have an easy way to label these. I am using Wonder Woman as my main example... probably because I [...]

Olympic Withdrawal

Olympic Withdrawal

I am a huge fan of the Olympics. An Olympic geek, if you will. First, the ideology that nations come together and compete in a peaceful manor, inspires me. Second, the level of training and dedication that the athletes undergo amazes me. Next I enjoy learning about other cultures. Lastly the moments of sportsmanship that [...]

Link: Monsters of the Greek Myths Poster (Scholastic Books, 1980) | 2 Warps to Neptune

Link: Monsters of the Greek Myths Poster (Scholastic Books, 1980) | 2 Warps to Neptune

I had this poster by Carlos Victor Ochagavia back in 1980, and it was a subject of hours of Mythological study. Back when all I had were a few books and some encyclopedias, this poster was an exposition of color and fueled my imagination. At this point I was primed for Clash of the Titans [...]