No, but I did when I was a kid.. I had the cat one..it was nothing like the ones today.. It was kinda flat and had the face of a cat and had arms coming out of the side and feet coming off of the bottom.
Yes. He totally succumbed to the commercial. He used the 2 he has once, and that's it. As of a few months ago he didn't even want them in his room. He's 5 and we have been having a lot of conversations regarding commercials. For awhile there he wanted everything he saw, ugh.