Michael Uslan Podcast

   Maggie Thompson’s good friend Michael Uslan (executive producer of the Batman films and the forthcoming The Spirit) took a few minutes to talk to her about the debut this Saturday night of his new documentary, The Legends Behind the Comic … Read More +

Aurora Model Kits and Comics

  While reading the Forum over at Comics Buyer’s Guide, I came across a conversation regarding Aurora model kits from the 1960s and 1970s. It’s always fun when one interest (comics in this example) crosses over to encompass another interest (model … Read More +

Farmall Super M in Pink?

   One of the great things about taking a road trip is that if you keep your eyes open, you just might find something unexpected and extremely cool. While driving through Beecher, Ill., to the Beecher Farm Toy Show, I spotted … Read More +

Smith-Miller Bonanza Truck

   The newest pressed-steel truck release from Smith-Miller is a Bonanza Concrete Truck. Limited to just 100 pieces, this beauty will set you back a healthy $1295. Die-hard Smith-Miller fans will love this truck — it’s a rolling work of art.    For … Read More +

Mid-Ohio-Con Sold!

   I received the following press release regarding the sale of the Mid-Ohio-Con. Note that the show will move from its traditional Thanksgiving weekend slot to the beginning of October for 2008. For Immediate Release Monday March 24, 2008 Mid-Ohio-Con To … Read More +

Star Trek: The Collectibles

   New projects for this year include Star Trek: The Collectibles. This 256-page all-color book takes an in-depth look at the wide world of collectibles based on the original Star Trek television series. Author and veteran Star Trek collector Steve Kelley … Read More +

Make ‘n Take Day from Revell, Part 2

   Building the Revell SnapTite Concept Camaro Car is a simple process, and the instructions are well done. Be sure to read yesterday’s post if you’re interested in participating in the first annual Make ‘n Take Day at your local hobby … Read More +