New Retro Action Figures

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Last Friday was my birthday. Over the weekend I took some of the birthday money I received and drove over to Vintage Stock to see if they had anything I couldn’t live without. (Spoiler — Vintage Stock always has something I can’t live without!)

As you can see above, Vintage now carries a large collection of ReAction action figures. They had Doc and Marty from Back to the Future, Snake Plisskin from Escape From New York, and a couple of T800s (with skin and without) from the original Terminator.

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Just past the ReAction figures were these Twilight Zone figures from Bif Bang Pow! They had several to choose from, but when I spotted “The Gremlin” I knew he was the one I wanted. I took him home and unwrapped him, but he soon disappeared and I looked all over for him. A few minutes later, I finally found him…

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…on the wing, as usual.

What would a Convertible AMC Gremlin Look Like?

I am not sure where Flickr user, etep7 got this diagram/ piece for a convertible Gremlin, but I like the concept. I have always had a soft spot for the old Gremlin and have always wanted to own one, but have managed to stay grounded and safely away from what could be a dangerous car hobby. Although, I think seeing a convertible rolling down the street would tip me over the edge into ownership.