The Toy Hall of Fame has a list of potential inductees for this year. Chalk has made the list. Does anyone else see problem with this? Excuse me? Chalk is not a toy.

Lego is a toy, Play-Doh is a toy and Hot Wheels are troys. Chalk is not a toy. It's writing utensil. Yes, you can write on the street with it but you can accomplish the same feat with a rock. I hardly see how that can make it a toy.

Oh, and I hate to burst anyone's bubble but chalk isn't even chalk. It's made of gypsum. It's all a lie.

Let's settle this once and for all. Is chalk a toy?

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