Gerry Canavan

the smartest kid on earth

I See No Hope for the Future of Our People If They Are Dependent on the Frivolous Youth of Today

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The New York Times asked the unthinkable : Has LEGO sold out?

Fact check: LEGO has been selling branded kits since before I was born. You’re misremembering how smart and creative you were, and underselling your kids’ creativity and smarts to boot. Just let them play!

Written by gerrycanavan

December 23, 2012 at 9:28 am

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  1. Not to mention by catering/pandering to those who like Star Wars, Indiana Jones, etc., the Lego brand is able to survive against the cheap Chinese knock-off bricks. Lego has practically become an open-source toy by the way the company has interfaced with its fans and licensees.


    December 23, 2012 at 11:05 pm

    • Plus some of those sets (especially the Star Wars ones) are great.


      December 23, 2012 at 11:33 pm

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