THE GREATEST TOY EVER JUST GOT GREATEST ... ER
If you remember Zack and what he was all about you’ll be the right age to know how awesome this is. Lego now has a way for people to submit possible toy lines. Their Cuusoo project works like everything else these days—votes. People submit an idea and, if it gets enough votes, Lego reviews the idea and decides if it’s worth making for real.
That’s not the cool part. This is:
The latest project to get approval is a Back to the Future Lego line. We’ll see the whole thing in 2013 but here is the contributor's proof of concept.
IT MUST HAVE BEEN A NOSTALGIC WEEK
If you don’t know who Drew Struzan is, he’s the guy that drew that movie poster in the 80’s. Yes, that one. All of them. Remember your favorite movie poster and he did it.
This week I learned the a lot of the original art is for sale. Unfortunately, the Back to the Future and Big Trouble in Little China work is already sold but if you’ve got a spare hundred grand lying around you can pickup the Better Off Dead piece or Cannonball Run and that is awesome.
It’s definitely worth poking around his site.
Hey, it’s not always super string theory or Kierkegarrd. At least I learned something.
SOME THINGS YOU MAY HAVE MISSED
Tonight is movie night! And we’re all watching Iron Sky at 10CST. Let’s all watch together.
We invited women and wives everywhere to tell us Why We’re Wrong.
Get your geek up with these essentials.
While you're at the geek thing, grab a ten-sided die and a case of beer.
We’re having a Big Dumb Book Sale. Everything is 2.99 or less.
We’re still looking for great sanctums to feature on the site.
It’s been a busy week. Thanks for reading and we look forward to watching the movie with you tonight.
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