First it was Mr. T doing 1-800-COLLECT commercials, then Alf, now the Boston Globe is reporting that Garbage Pail Kids, the must-have collectors cards from the 80's, are making a  comeback. Quote from the article: "Topps plans to launch a Web site in August that will let youngsters create their own Garbage Pail Kids...". Interesting idea, and it should be fun to make yourself, friends, co-workers and other loved ones into Garbage Pail kids :) 

They Boston Globe article also mentions a fascinating site on bad fads, http://www.badfads.com/ that's worth killing some time on...