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Eurgh. I hate that.
like sand or rice or whatever
Lego comes from a contraction of the Danish "leg godt", meaning "play well". By coincidence, Lego means (loosely) "I construct" in Latin...
Having said that, I was looking at kids toys at Christmas and Lego felt like it was easily very good value, compared to battery powered licensed tat.
(can we skip the you-find-someon-attracitve-thus-you're-a-sexist-monster reaction).
But she is. Yeah.
Nothing seems to come for free
*nothing comes for free
very bloody pricy, even just the buckets of plain pieces as opposed to the big star wars tie-in kits, considering they are just bits of plastic poured into a mould. Even second hand on ebay they go for quite a lot.
...that there are around 70 Lego bricks for every person in the world. Should just round up a few strays probably.
They're actually injection moulded.
I'm not fucking reading all of that
thinking back on fucking much I must have forced my parents to spend on it