Female Green Army Men, Finally! Only Took Over 90 Years.

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Green Army Men, those drab olive colored little toy soldiers, have been around in the U.S. since 1930. Found in most toy chests along with Hot Wheels and Etch-a-sketch, the miniature molded plastic green men have since inspired numerous pop culture and household products. So iconic, they were inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame in 2014. There have been numerous iterations of the small green figurines such as the provocative Casualties of WarToy Boarders and Yoga Joes. And yes, there are pink versions of the little plastic army men…. but they have still always been MEN. Until now. BMC Toys finally introduces Plastic Army Women! (more…)

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2020 Creative Arts Emmy Winners

2020 Creative Arts Emmy Winners

Tonight the 72nd Emmy Awards will air on ABC at 8pm/5pm with host Jimmy Kimmel performing to an empty house at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. As they do every year, the Creative Arts Emmy Winners were announced first. Here are some of the more notable winners who took home the Emmy at the Creative Arts Awards which were held over the past four nights. (more…)

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The 9 Finalists For The New Mississippi Flag Design

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Finalists For New Mississippi Flag

On June 28, 2020, the Legislature passed House Bill 1796, a bill that relinquished the Mississippi state flag, removing it from public buildings within 15 days of the bill’s effective date, and constituted a nine-member commission to design a new flag.

The Commission to Redesign the Mississippi State Flag received nearly 3,000 submissions that met the legislative criteria for the new Mississippi State Flag. By August 7th, they’d narrowed the entries to a maximum of 225. By August 10th, to 147. Of those, the Commissioners selected these nine as the finalists on August 14th. (more…)

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The Life of The Legendary Olivia de Havilland

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The legendary actress Olivia de Havilland passed away at the grand age of 104 on Saturday, July 25th 2020. Born July 1, 1916 the two time Oscar Winner, Golden Globe Winner and respected actress for over 10 decades, died of natural causes during her sleep at her home in Paris. (more…)

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The Williams Twins Win Over The Internet with First Time Hearing.

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Tim and Fred Williams are rapidly becoming cyber celebrities with their YouTube series “First Time Hearing: Twins the New Trend” in which we watch the Indiana-based brothers listen and react to music other than rap or gospel for the first time in their lives. (more…)

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