01:27 AM EDT 08/24/2014
Originally posted 05/02/2014 04:20PM
As loyal readers may know, humans just can't stop aging.
But we don't often think about the other kind of aging, the aging of inanimate objects. Though the physical plastic itself doesn't change much – give or take the occasional melting or dismemberment – the passage of time works its magic on beloved toys in different ways.
Some toys become brighter and flashier in their newer models. Others stay basically the same, while making a few concessions to modern trends. And more still change their entire image completely. Check out the iconic toys alongside their modern versions below. Which ones would you prefer to play with?
Originally posted 02/04/2014 10:00AM
Michael Morones, 11, loves My Little Pony. This passion reportedly sparked relentless bullying from his classmates in Raleigh, N.C., and eventually led the boy to attempt suicide.
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