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"Rare" Tiki Nick-Nack from Japan
Tiki Socialite

Joined: Mar 25, 2002
Posts: 2370
From: Corona, Ca
Posted: 2003-01-23 9:14 pm   Permalink

This one had me ROTFLMAO!!! Are those Disney Ears he's wearing?!

Rare Tiki Nick-Nack from Japan


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Bartender, make mine a glass of WATAHHH!!!!!

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Tiki Socialite

Joined: Mar 31, 2002
Posts: 1528
From: MD
Posted: 2003-01-23 9:32 pm   Permalink

What the hell is that??? That has got to be the ugliest item ever passed off as being tiki!



Aloha from the enchanted Pi Yi Lanai in exotic Bel Air MD!

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Tiki Socialite

Joined: May 24, 2002
Posts: 179
From: Dallas, TX
Posted: 2003-01-23 10:37 pm   Permalink

It's ugliness leaves me (almost) speechless. Well, it MUST be rare because that's the only one I've ever seen!
Dude, you're gettin' a Tiki!

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Tiki Centralite

Joined: Jan 21, 2003
Posts: 33
From: Atomicland
Posted: 2003-01-24 09:29 am   Permalink

It looks to me like a stylized Japanese folk character. The "mickey mouse ears" are in fact a representation of a traditional hairdo, with one "bun" of hair on each side of the head (think Princess Leia, but higher up & no braids). The facial expression is probably a cartoony version of a fearsome samurai, or something like that. I would say that it is not tiki, but strictly Japanese, in a Mr. Potato-Head kind of way.

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Tiki Socialite

Joined: Aug 22, 2002
Posts: 1513
From: Houston, Texotica
Posted: 2003-01-24 09:31 am   Permalink

Mr. Potatiki?

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