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Yes this is Sam the Record Man

Yes this is Sam the Record Man

I’ve never visited Sam The Record Man in Toronto. But after seeing the photo above, it looks pretty cool. At least I like the sign. Big black circle… signage proclaiming, “YES THIS IS SAM THE RECORD MAN”… simple typography… simple color palette. I dig how they start off with “Yes, this is”. It’s very proclaimatic […]

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more fun kids toys

more fun kids toys

See, I’m weening myself off the pirate posts with this post about a crocodile game. (Crocs eat people who are forced to walk the plank. eh?) I’m not sure exactly what this game is all about. Here’s the description from the manufacturer: “Which tooth is bothering the poor old croc? Press the sore tooth and […]

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sorry, another pirate post

sorry, another pirate post

It’s been a few days since I had a pirate post. I bet you thought all the pirate posts were over. Ha! Wrong! I don’t know how I even came across the pirate toys from the previous posts. I was trying to find the cannon pirate toy on amazon and I came across this fun […]

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Faceoff Friday: #1

Faceoff Friday: #1

Welcome to a new installment on the unlikelymoose blog. It is called Faceoff Friday. Two toys are pitted against each other and we must decide who is going to win! FACEOFF FRIDAYJuly 13, 2007Merlin the Magician vs. Crossbowman Blue My money is on Merlin, because the crossbowman is left-handed and it’s a proven fact that […]

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tony larussa needs to go far, far away

tony larussa needs to go far, far away

Tony LaRussa has always been an idiot and will always continue to be an idiot. Bases loaded. Bottom of the 9th. Two outs. The Nationals are down 5-4. Aaron Rowand is due up. The only player left on LaRussa’s bench is Albert Pujols. LaRussa lets Rowand bat. WHAT!? The Nationals need just a long single. […]

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2007 home run derby controversy

2007 home run derby controversy

I have successfully picked the winner of Major League Baseball’s Home Run Derby that last two seasons. In 2005, the biggest underdog in Bobby Abreu won the Derby. I happened to be in Las Vegas at the time and I was going to put $20 on Bobby. It would have won me $160, but I […]

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shoulder cannon

shoulder cannon

I said in a post from a couple days ago that my money is on the pirate with the gun. I neglected to think of the pirate with a shoulder cannon. Captain Hook is in a bit of trouble there. Aargh.

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Pirate Friday

Pirate Friday

Aaargh! I declare today to be Pirate Friday. Aargh, my money is always on the pirate with the gun. Aargh, any comments made to this here blog post must start with “Aargh”. Got it, matie?

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