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My one-year-old is obsessed with Cars. “Car! Car! Car!” I hear that about twenty times per day since Grandma gave us the movie for Christmas. Actually, all three of my Gremlins are obsessed. The four-year-old got a bunch of Cars merchandise from Grandma as well – a fuzzy blanket, three miniature hot wheel-type cars, and a larger wind-up Mater. He knows how to find Cars online ( – in case you missed it), and all three of them walk around singing the music from the movie (they especially like the Sheryl Crow title track – Real Gone).… Read more »