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Week 18.0 — 26th February '18

Lego holds a special place in the heart of many adults and it’s a joy to see what children can build when you leave them with a set of blocks. Seeing imagination in action is a wonder ours thing.

With that said, Lego please lots of fans by making kits for all kind of things. From Batmobiles to Disney Castles and Death Stars. Lego have you covered!

There is another side to Lego that has two camps and that’s the custom build market. You have those that contribute to the Lego Ideas program in the hope to have their creations turned into reality and sold by Lego and then you have those, like Chris McVeigh who take matters into their own hands and sell their own custom sets.

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Notable

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  1. 18.1 – Monday
    1. Truth to Power Mark Elliott on twitter.com
    2. Football pitch on the Lofoten Islands, Norway cookywooky on reddit.com
    3. Batman The Animated Series action figure by Mondo geektyrant.com
  2. 18.2 – Tuesday
    1. Comic sans kettle $ amazon.co.uk
    2. Tiny origami kottke.org
    3. Samsung Galaxy S9 samsung.com
    4. You're probably underestimating what you can do with your iPhone home screen randsinrepose.com
  3. 18.3 – Wednesday
    1. Fidget Power IWT Designs on kickstarter.com
    2. 1936 Popeye animation with 3D background ShapelessTomatoe on reddit.com
    3. Lego Penrose Triangle iambutternumber on reddit.com
    4. Fahrenheit 451 teaser trailer HBO on youtube.com
    5. Big Daddy Kane Tiny Desk Concert NPR Music on youtube.com
    6. Sassy Trump: I'd run in there without a weapon Peter Serafinowicz on youtube.com
  4. 18.4 – Thursday
    1. Levitate water with the LeviZen Simplistyk on kickstarter.com
    2. Arara battery-free bike lights blessthisstuff.com
    3. You can finally bookmark tweets on twitter twitter on twitter.com
    4. New Jaguar I-PACE jaguar.co.uk
  5. 18.6 – Saturday
    1. Lacoste is replacing its iconic Crocodile with endangered species coolmaterial.com
    2. The evolution of ???? Beau Hamilton on twitter.com

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