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A distinct lack of Rambo Gizmo.
posted by panboi at 3:46 AM on December 9, 2011 [1 favorite]


I feel bad for Sad Gizmo.
posted by XhaustedProphet at 3:49 AM on December 9, 2011


Gizmo used to look cute but with all that bad plastic surgery even the gremlins are starting to look better. Some people just can't handle fame.
posted by Foci for Analysis at 4:08 AM on December 9, 2011


Does Gizmo have gonads?
posted by Burhanistan at 4:47 AM on December 9, 2011


Does what it says on the tin, but these are not the gizmos I was expecting.
posted by KGMoney at 4:50 AM on December 9, 2011


The eyes, what on earth is wrong with so many of their eyes?
posted by arcticseal at 5:29 AM on December 9, 2011


This is a good example of how putting eyes on anything will make me feel sorry for it—even the crappy-looking ones, I think, oh no, who's going to buy you?
posted by theredpen at 5:31 AM on December 9, 2011


Gremlins was released in 1984, so it's nearly 30 years old. I'm surprised anyone's still making tie-in merchandise. I'm surprised anyone's still buying it.

Is Ebay also full of illicit Terminator toys, bootleg Ghostbusters toys, etc?
posted by Western Infidels at 6:26 AM on December 9, 2011




even the crappy-looking ones, I think, oh no, who's going to buy you?

It's a little silly, but I always feel bad for cheaply-made products. Poor inanimate object, no one really wants you and you're going to break in a few weeks, but it's not your fault!
posted by Metroid Baby at 9:38 AM on December 9, 2011


That was... not what I thought it'd be.
posted by lumpenprole at 11:32 AM on December 9, 2011


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