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Liz Weston: How the toy shortage could affect your holidays

Jack Norris, 7, his sister Avery, 2, and their father, Lance, left, visit Kip’s Toyland, located inside the Old Farmer’s Market in Los Angeles on Sept. 22, 2021. (Mel Melcon/Los Angeles Times/TNS) 29450456W 29450456W

Many popular toys may sell out long before the holidays, thanks to ongoing pandemic-related disruptions. This could be a disaster — or a great opportunity to reshape how we celebrate. Here are some ideas.

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