It's Friday, so I thought we'd go with a particularly fun topic today"¦ and what's more fun than toys? (Umm"¦ don't answer that). I discussed Barbie a couple of weeks ago "“ apparently I'm on a toy kick lately - so I left her out of this one. But don't worry; I've got 10 other classics sure to inspire a little nostalgia.
1. Lincoln Logs were invented by John Lloyd Wright, Frank Lloyd Wright's son. The original instructions... READ ON
When Walt Disney’s daughters were young, they loved a little book about a magical (and slightly sadistic) nanny named Mary Poppins. He promised them that he would someday make a movie out of the series, and 20 years later, he delivered. But it was no easy task, which is what Saving Mr. Banks is about.... READ ON
There really was a Dr. Scholl. Podiatrist William Mathias Scholl was born in Indiana.