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but after several goes, eventually work.
i watched all 7 mins then went to show the mrs, 10 seconds and she 'got the idea'
It's more spiritual than watching a waterfall with a rainbow across it
there are better machines in food production factories and what have you.
This machine kinda does nothing. Other than entertain.
Smash it to bits. Biscuit packaging machine 4 ever!
I've spent 600 hours of my life creating a machine that has absolutly no use whatsoever.
seeing my unfinished ASCII tumbleweed saloon scene for the first time. But you're missing the point. Beauty is its own purpose
which would stand him in good stead for designing production lines or whatever. no idea if that's even close to his motivations, but there are loads more practical outlets for the tangible knowledge developed by making this than for, say, someone who has written and recorded an epic album or painted a giant mural, or whatever.
I mean, it produces little plastic bricks and sells them for about £100 for a pirate galleon or some shit. It is basically printing money*
*I don't want somebody replying about the rise in computer games, the recession, cheaper alternatives etc eating into profits because that would probably answer the unanswerable question I just posed
But think about the recession yeah? The economy is fucked. Also, factor in the rise of computer games for example. It's an outdated market. There's also cheaper alternatives to Lego. All this eats into profits.