May 27, 2015

Hard times...


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  1. $5 bet this guy kicks puppies.

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  2. Little kids get it the most

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    1. *This is why kids can't have nice things.

      (My kingdom for an edit button)

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  4. Mel Brooks: "Merchandising!"

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    1. Where the real money from the movie gets made!

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  5. This guy isn't saying anything new. According to Palladium Books, the original TMNT role-playing game was one of their biggest sellers... until the 1987 cartoon came out. Playmates' incarnation of the Turtles slowed book sales to a crawl. People who considered themselves "old" fans didn't want to be associated with the new, kid-friendly versions, and therefore found other RPGs to play.

    But that's fandom for you. Any time a new version of a thing comes out, a bunch of people who consider themselves the "old guard" tell you how much the new one sucks, and that "their" version of the thing was so much better.

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  6. Ninja Turtles sold out. They went from a gimmicky toy line to a national treasure gimmicky toy line, the bastards.

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