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Flashback: Teddy Ruxpin Commercial

Remember Teddy Ruxpin, the animatronic stuffed bear? When he talks, he has the blank affect of a psychotic killer right before the moment when he kills you. And in this commercial, he gets a friend: Grubby (the horse?), who seems to have inherited Teddy's winning personality. More evidence that the 80's were effed up.

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acemonkey acemonkey 9 years
Do these toys look possessed to anyone? CREEPY!
junebrug junebrug 9 years
I wanted one but I was a couple of years too old for such a toy when it came out. In retrospect, you guys are right -- it looks like its eyes would turn red in the night right before it shot beams of fire at an unsuspecting child in bed. :)
GiggleSugar GiggleSugar 9 years
Haha, so he's a caterpillar. That's one big caterpillar! My second guess would have been giraffe!
Moondancer77 Moondancer77 9 years
We had roller skating Teddy Ruxpin (actually I always thought it was Ruxbin? Have I been confused all these years?) Now he was cool! Yeah, Grubby was a caterpillar.
Swtlilalabama Swtlilalabama 9 years
I had a teddy and a grubby, my parents hated them though my mom said it creeped her out, i didn't know what she was talking about till i watched that commercial
mandykw mandykw 9 years
I wanted one when I was little too! Haha. I think that "Grubby" is supposed to be a caterpiller or some other kind of bug.
colormesticky colormesticky 9 years
I so wanted one when I was a kid, but my parents thought they were creepy. I always wanted to put one of my Paula Abdul tapes in it and watch him lipsync. :ROTFL:
honey31 honey31 9 years
Hehehe I was a teen when teddy Ruxpin came out lol
Megatron Megatron 9 years
There was a Teddy Ruxpin show?! I remember the dolls and that you put cassette tapes in them and that's how they talked. At 4, I thought that was the coolest thing ever.
calibabi calibabi 9 years
i totally wanted a teddy ruxpin when i was little! but now that i look back, it is pretty creepy!! haha
grl-in-the-world grl-in-the-world 9 years
That show was so odd!! Everytime I watched it the same episode was on with these big guys made of rocks and mud...very strange. The dolls were extra creepy...I till shudder everytime I spot one at a garage sale!!!!
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