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Going to a 1980s Beach Party? Here's What to Wear, and What NOT to Wear!

Going to a 1980s Beach Party?  Here's What to Wear, and What NOT to Wear!

So you're headed to a Beach Party and want to look your best, but with all the styles from all the decades out there, your head is spinning.  Well, never fear, we've scoured 1980s cinema for the best beachy style tips--and faux pas to avoid--to make getting beach-ready a snap.  Read on to party on...and see you at the beach!    There's a lot to learn from Weekend at Bernie's: DO: Embrace twinning!  The beach is always better with a buddy...and it's a great place to show off your breeziest BOGO scores!   DON'T: Bring heavy accessories!  Socks, gold watches, and...

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Happy Dirty Thirty! Take the 1989 Blockbuster Movie Challenge!

Happy Dirty Thirty!  Take the 1989 Blockbuster Movie Challenge!

Hot dang, these blockbuster flicks all came out in the hot-n-spicy summer of 1989!  Take a moment to feel old, and then take our 1989 Blockbuster Movie Challenge!  Can you guess them all? Click here for answers! 

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Dinosaur Feet slippers with Sound

Dinosaur Feet slippers with Sound
In honor of Godzilla returning to the big screen with Godzilla King of the Monsters we want to reintroduce you to our Dinosaur Feet with Sound so you too can smash and rampage just like the big guy!

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Robots v Robots v Monsters

Robots v Robots v Monsters

“...In the cinema tonight we sit and watch the robots fight, The human beings don’t have much to say..” -Joe Jackson - Instant Mash Movie history is full of giant fighting robots. Starting with a few Japanese monster movies and kids' shows, the genre has grown and evolved to produce everything from b-movies, to plastic toys, to giant Hollywood blockbusters.  We love to see big screen robots smashing stuff up…but where did these robots come from? Giant monsters (or “Kaiju”) began in Japan in 1954 with Godzilla—a metaphor for the destruction of Hiroshima during the aftermath of World War II....

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Host an Authentic Mos Eisley Cantina Cocktail Party!

Host an Authentic Mos Eisley Cantina Cocktail Party!

We all remember the iconic Mos Eisley Cantina scene from Star Wars: A New Hope. Also known as Chalmun’s Cantina, the vibe was festively volatile, the music was bumpin’…but what exactly were those crazy critters drinking? Well… we did some deep diving into the internet to find out. And we’ve done our best to re-create the recipes using ingredients found on Planet Earth!   Blue Milk Description: Also known as bantha milk. A rich blue-colored milk produced by female banthas. Earth adaptation: Since banthas live in a galaxy far, far away, go ahead and use Earthling cow’s milk. Add blue...

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