Posted in Nostalgia, Retroist Articles, Toys, TV/Movie Stuff

Retroist Is A Walkin’ And A Talkin’ To Ya!

One of these facts is true, the other is a damn dirty advertising lie!

Over on Retroist, my reaction to the commercial that sold me on the very existence to seeing the doll I wanted…only to have been incredibly bummed with what the doll didn’t do.

Yeah, it sounds like a heartbreaking story of a four-year-old deceived by commercials airing during Saturday morning cartoons, but it is actually quite funny in hindsight.

Watch the lunacy unfold over on Retroist!

The Deceptive “Walking Cricket” Commercial: Seeing Is Wanting!


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