Merry Brick-mas from all us at The AFOL Life!
Last weekend was the last formal PortLUG meeting for the year, and living an hour away from the meeting nominally I took an opportunity to visit the LEGO® store and Continue reading
It’s your basic poly, a few parts and a “fig”. What makes it so sought after is the little dinosaur “fig” inside that fetches $7–15 bucks on the grey market. They were part of a Gamestop pre-order promo, and later a freebie at TRU when the mini gate build supply ran out, they were handed out as a “consolation” leaving little chance on acquiring one… Continue reading
Ah the Flatiron Building, one of my favorite architectural landmarks. Designed by Chicago architect Daniel Burnham, is located at 175 Fifth Ave. in Manhattan, on a triangular island block facing Madison Square Park. Completed in 1902, originally called the Fuller Building, after Chicago-based George A. Fuller Company, which developed and constructed the building. Fuller was an initial occupant of the building till 1929. Continue reading