Tag Archives: Dan’l

How to play a kazoo

Here’s Lesson Two from From the Archie McPhee Educational Film Series in which Professor Dan’l teach us How to play a Kazoo: If you missed the first lesson, How to Escape a Chinese Finger Trap, click here to watch it now.

“Birthday-cake flavored everything sells”

Sometimes there’s nothing we like better than a rich bite of cake slathered in sweet frosting. So many people enjoy cake so very much that USA Today recently published an article by Bruce Horovitz about the trend in birthday cake and frosting-flavored products currently on the market. Included among the products they mentioned was our [...]

The Archie McPhee store is hiring!

Holy awesome opportunities Batman, the Archie McPhee store is hiring for a full-time retail customer service position! Are you a fan of the weird and wonderful?  What about working with amazing customers… …or dressing up in strange costumes? If this sounds like you, then click here to check out the complete job description and then submit your resume. You [...]

Thanksgiving preparedness

Thanksgiving is just a few days away. Have you stocked up on all the necessities? We want to help make your Thanksgiving dinner memorable, so we’ve stuffed our Thanksgiving shop with all the hilarious trimmings. For example, the Clumsy Cook Turkey Mask makes it look like you have a raw turkey stuck on your head: [...]

A very meaty Halloween

Archie McPhee’s Halloween Butcher Shop of Horrors was a bloody success: We loved Dan’l’s Slicey the Pig Dashboard Wiggler Halloween costume so much that we were inspired to recreate the famous GIF: We hope you enjoyed Halloween as much as we did.

Slicey the Pig comes to life

One of the highlights of the Halloween season is the entire Archie McPhee store staff dressing up in different costumes for an entire week leading up to (and including) Halloween itself. There have been many truly great costumes over the years. (You can peruse a few years’ worth via the store’s Flickr account: 2008, 2009, [...]

International Cephalopod Awareness Days

We’re great fans of cephalopods. (You know, octopus, cuttlefish, squid, and so on.) In fact, the Archie McPhee store even has a bathtub full of Finger Tentacles, including one ginormous tentacle: So we were delighted to learn about International Cephalopod Awareness Days. October 8th through the 12th is all about celebrating cephalopods, “the most intelligent [...]

New Archie McPhee store YouTube channel

The Archie McPhee store now has its very own YouTube channel! Never again will you be at a loss for entertainment when there’s nothing good on TV. Subscribe to the Archie McPhee store YouTube channel so you don’t miss out on a single weird, wonderful, wonderfully weird, or weirdly wonderful video. You’ll be treated to [...]

Dashboard wigglers on The Dan’l Show

Allow us to introduce The Dan’l Show! Starring…wait for it…Dan’l! In this first episode Dan’l enthusiastically demonstrates two of our newest items, Slicey the Pig Dashboard Wiggler and the Dashboard Monsters. Dan’l is so devoted to his demonstration that he gets a bit carried away and encounters some technical difficulties. Let’s hope he recovers to [...]