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Drawn: The Story of Animation

The Drawn: The Story of Animation podcast pays homage to the multitude of elements that contribute to creating some of history's most memorable and influential animated television shows and movies.
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Cassette Movie Projector from Kenner (1973)

For budding cinephiles in the 1960s & '70s, Kenner rolled out a whole host of toys for watching movies and cartoons of popular characters of the day. One of the more short-lived and quirky toy lines was the Cassette Movie Projector.
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The Friday Five: Vlad Dragusin

Candylab Toys applies a mid-century modern aesthetic to vintage-inspired, wooden toy cars. Through crowdfunding, Candylab Toys has experienced a success that may not otherwise have been possible in today's world of cheap, cookie-cutter manufacturing. Co-founder Vlad Dragusin talks with Toy Tales about his inspiration, crowdfunding experience, and lets us in on what's in store for the future.
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Steve McQueen FacTOYd
Actor Steve McQueen was a long-time collector of toys, with a special interest in Marx tin toys.


collectSPACE is an online community of space enthusiasts who provide education about and preserve the history of international space exploration and discoveries.
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