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Maybe Toys ‘R’ Us’s Best Course Would Be To Tread Lightly (Plus, Some Mixed Feelings About Aaron Paul’s Tweet)

Aaron Paul and Bryan Cranston have tweeted in response to Toys ‘R’ Us pulling “Breaking Bad” figurines from their shelves:

“Florida mom petitions against Toys ‘R Us over…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 24, 2014 - 12:30 pm

An Anatomically Correct Anthony Weiner Doll

Action figurine company HeroBuilders.com has wasted no time jumping on Weinergate. They have released an Anthony Weiner doll that comes in two versions—regular ($39.95) and anatomically correct ($49.95). While the…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | June 15, 2011 - 12:20 pm

The New Justin Bieber Dolls Look 30

Have no fear, Justin Bieber action figures are here. These new dolls of the Bieb will be available at Target and Walmart in early December—the one on the right plays…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | September 30, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Do The “True Blood” Action Figures Do The Actors Justice?

OK, so technically these are “busts” not action figures since they don’t have legs and aren’t really meant to be played with. In other words, you can’t make Bill, Sookie,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 1, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Michelle Obama Is Now An Action Figure

What with those sculpted arms and supermom credentials, it was only a matter of time before someone would turn the First Lady into some type of cartoon-y character. Behold the…

Leonora Epstein | October 14, 2009 - 2:40 pm

Lesbian Action Figures Snap Into Void In Market

Don’t want to give you baby girl some plastic doll with a wack sense of what women look like? Well, check out DYKEdolls, an alternative action figure that positively portrays…

Simcha | December 24, 2008 - 2:00 pm

Online Dating: Top 5 Niche Meat Markets

Online dating is more popular than ever! Just like the movie and music industry, it’s getting into the wallets (and pants) of niche markets, as dating sites are getting as…

Simcha | February 28, 2008 - 6:32 pm