I'm pretty sure you know someone who loves collecting them & has a massive collection of Funko Pop figures in their house or at their job. Or perhaps you have one of yourself.

We have people here at work who love collecting them.

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But this isn't about us or our collections. This is about El Paso. More specifically, which El Paso figures would we like to see turn into a Funko Pop.  Some figures that DO exist include Eddie Guerrero & The Blue Beetle, El Paso's official DC hero.

So here are some names that need to become a Funko Pop.

First on our list is Aaron Jones from the Green Bay Packers.

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We've seen some designs that LOOK like Funko Pop, but not as an official figure. They have one of Aaron Rodgers, so why not  Aaron Jones?

#2 is Khalid

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The biggest star from El Paso right now deserves his own Funko Pop.

#3. The Mars Volta.

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They are THE band that made people realize the talent from the El Paso music scene. I know they're not the biggest but they deserve one. Besides I'd love to see all that hair put into an action figure form.

#4. Bobby Bone: Dancin' Bobby as a Funko Pop? I think that would be awesome. If they can actually make it dance like the real Bobby, that's a must for me.

#5. Green Ghost: The Blue Beetle isn't the only super hero we have from El Paso; we certainly couldn't forget about Charlie Clark - I mean... the Green Ghost. I would also throw in Danny Trejo 's character from the movie too.

#6. Gene Roddenberry: So with all the Star Trek characters that ARE Funko Pops; Captain Kirk, Spock, even Gorn the alien, there's not one of the man himself? I think the man deserves a Funko Pop in his honor so his legacy can live long...

#7. Debbie Reynolds: The brilliant singer & the mother of Carrie Fisher, in my opinion, deserves to have a Funko Pop made of herself. I think it'll be perfect to have her look like how she did in Singin' In The Rain'.

#8. Don Bluth: The creator of some of the greatest Disney movies, & some of the greatest animation, in the world is an El Pasoan & sadly there's no Funko Pop of him out there. I think that's a nice little nod to his 50 year career of as an animator.

#9. Sin Cara: At the beginning I mentioned that Eddie Guerrero has a Funko Pop. Sadly, El Paso's Sin Cara is not a Funko Pop. He's done a lot of work both in & outside the ring for El Paso. He may not have been the biggest name, but he's still remembered in the wrestling world.

#10. UTEP Paydirt Pete: Currently there exist 20 different college mascots that are Funko Pops; Hook Em from Texas, Big Al from Alabama, The Tiger from Clemson... but UTEP is NOT one of them. With UTEP as the home of the annual Sun Bowl game, I think it's only fair we have a Funko Pop figure of Paydirt Pete.

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I'm sure there's many more names I forgot or left out; but hopefully this gets the ball rolling. Let's see more El Paso Funko Pops! I need to add to my collection.

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