Clue was an excellent choice. But the PEZ candy dispenser lost to the wiffle ball?
Maybe the Toy Hall of Fame voting is rigged. Must ask Donna Brazile.
Clue, Wiffle Ball, and paper airplanes are this year’s National Toy Hall of Fame inductees.
The three entries beat out nine other 2017 finalists, according to The Strong Museum, including Magic 8 Ball, Matchbox Cars, My Little Pony, PEZ Candy Dispenser, play food, Risk, sand, Transformers, and Uno.
Speaking on why these three classics were chosen, The Strong said Clue has remained an “icon of pop culture” for decades, while Wiffle Ball “changed the outdoor play landscape.” Regarding paper airplanes, it added, “Where some toys require financial investment, paper airplanes start with a simple sheet of paper, coupled with creativity and dexterity, to produce a toy with infinite aeronautical possibilities.”….