LEGO Is Everywhere

Abby Zimet

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A giant LEGOman has washed up on a Florida beach, the third such stray with the possibly linguistically mangled message, "No real than you are," and the latest in a recent explosion in LEGO events. They include a new book on the LEGO "way of life," a theme park, a site for LEGO replicas of iconic photos, a controversial rendering of a concentration camp, and a Kickstarter-like crowdsourced design platform that one fan calls "a friggin brick-based democracy," which may overstate things a tad, but still.


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