Jason and Mickey return on TRN Podcast to talk toys and specifically, our favorite toy commercials! First, we catch up on our week which includes Mickey’s fixation with Moon Pies. Then, we dive into this week’s Recurrent Events and our reactions to the following headlines:
- Ready Player Two release date
- New fantasy movie with Jim Henson creature shop
- Stallone teases another Rambo installment
- Wonder Years reboot series
- Mandalorian cereal at Sam’s Club
- Doritos Tangy Pickle
- Exclusive comic-con G.I. Joe items coming to Walmart
In this week’s TRN Time Machine segment sponsored by the RetroDaze, Jason and Mickey list their favorite toy commercials from back in the day. Whether it was toys we owned, toys we wanted but never got or just toy store commercials, so many great memories are packed into each of our lists. Plus, our listeners present a glorious list of commercials to add to the conversation. Head over YouTube and watch the TRN Podcast 055 Toy Commercial Playlist to put visuals with the podcast!
We finish up this week’s show with the upcoming schedule for TRN’s YouTube shows, written features on the website, and of course, the podcast channel schedule. We invite you explore all The Retro Network and our Patreon page has to offer this coming week.
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