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    How to Create a Memorable Party Favor

    Favor bags have become an expected part of children’s birthday parties. Many parents are at a point of frustration with favor bags, however, as they can be expensive and full of knickknacks and candy that no one really wants.

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    Box Office, Guardians & Mutants Hold Onto Top Spots

    It was a great Labor Day holiday weekend for Guardians of the Galaxy. The movie held onto the #1 spot with an estimated $22.2 million earned over the Friday-to-Monday holiday weekend.

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    Star Wars Rebels: “Entanglement” Short

    In anticipation of the October premier of Star Wars Rebels, Disney has been release self-contained 3-minute shorts.

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    Preview, LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

    The LEGO Batman series of video games is one of the most popular and best selling series of all the LEGO games. This November, the latest installment in the franchise will arrive and it sounds like its going to be epic!

  • Guardians Of The Galaxy

    Box Office, Guardians Gets Groove Back

    Guardians of the Galaxy rocketed back to #1 in it’s fourth weekend in theaters with another $17.6 million earned.

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    Disney Fantasia Music Evolved Announces Pre-Order Bonus

    Disney Interactive and Harmonix announced a pre-order bonus for the new musical motion video game, Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved.

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    Box Office, Expendables No Match for Turtles & Guardians

    Despite starring some of the biggest names in Hollywood, The Expendables 3 could not budge last week’s top two movies – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Guardians of the Galaxy – from their #1 and #2 positions

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    DIY Duck Tape Wallet Party Favor & Décor

    Looking for a fun way to add excitement and imagination to a birthday party? A little creativity and a few rolls of Duck Tape can deliver a do-it-yourself party idea that’s sure to make memories that stick!

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    In Theaters: Expendables 3, Dinosaur 13

    The summer movie season continues with another explosion-laden action flick. If you are looking for something a little less explosiony, a new documentary is opening in this weekend.

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    Skylanders Trap Team Tablet Announcement

    Skylanders Trap Team will launch on iPad, Kindle Fire and Android tablets on the same day it arrives for console game systems this fall.