The Holiday ‘It’ Toys That Have Sent Parents Scrambling


The holidays are a joyous time for children, but not so much for some parents, who brave long lines and high prices to get their hands on the most popular toys of the season. From Mr. Potato Head to Tickle Me Elmo and Nintendo to Tamagotchi, here are some of the hot items that have caused a frenzy over the years.’s Mara Montalbano ( has more.