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Lego convention, ‘Heard on Hurd’ set for the weekend – kfor.com

Posted: Sunday, March 19, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the last weekend of spring break, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Oklahoma City’s first Lego convention called ‘Brick Universe’ runs all weekend at the Cox Convention Center. Among the attractions are a 27-foot long Lego U.S.S. Missouri, a Star Wars zone and a building zone. The weekend weather promises to be great for getting outside. You can take your family on…

What Hasbro’s Pie Face signals about the future of fun – Washington Post

Posted: Sunday, March 19, 2017

Luca Kim watches as his dad, Eric Kim, plays Pie Face. When K.C. Miller got her seven grandchildren together for the holidays, things got a little messy in the kitchen. They weren’t cooking some elaborate recipe: They were playing Pie Face, a game in which a dollop of whipped cream is served up from a plastic “throwing arm” to someone who has positioned his face in its path. As everyone tried…

What Hasbro’s Pie Face signals about the future of fun – Washington Post

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Luca Kim watches as his dad, Eric Kim, plays Pie Face. When K.C. Miller got her seven grandchildren together for the holidays, things got a little messy in the kitchen. They weren’t cooking some elaborate recipe: They were playing Pie Face, a game in which a dollop of whipped cream is served up from a plastic “throwing arm” to someone who has positioned his face in its path. As everyone tried…

Lego convention, ‘Heard on Hurd’ set for the weekend – kfor.com

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the last weekend of spring break, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Oklahoma City’s first Lego convention called ‘Brick Universe’ runs all weekend at the Cox Convention Center. Among the attractions are a 27-foot long Lego U.S.S. Missouri, a Star Wars zone and a building zone. The weekend weather promises to be great for getting outside. You can take your family on…

Lego convention, ‘Heard on Hurd’ set for the weekend | KFOR.com – kfor.com

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the last weekend of spring break, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Oklahoma City’s first Lego convention called ‘Brick Universe’ runs all weekend at the Cox Convention Center. Among the attractions are a 27-foot long Lego U.S.S. Missouri, a Star Wars zone and a building zone. The weekend weather promises to be great for getting outside. You can take your family on…

In Sonoma exhibit, Barbie gets trashy | The Press Democrat – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Well-loved and time-worn Barbie dolls are getting a second chance as fashionistas, courtesy of the Sonoma Community Center’s Trashion Fashion Week extravaganza. The fashion dolls were repurposed from secondhand stores for an exhibition that blends artistry with ecology, a form of 3-D or assemblage art starring the iconic Barbie. Think pint-sized haute couture from recycled goods and Dumpster finds. Presented in Gallery 212 at the local community center, the “101…

What Hasbro’s Pie Face signals about the future of fun – Washington Post

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Luca Kim watches as his dad, Eric Kim, plays Pie Face. When K.C. Miller got her seven grandchildren together for the holidays, things got a little messy in the kitchen. They weren’t cooking some elaborate recipe: They were playing Pie Face, a game in which a dollop of whipped cream is served up from a plastic “throwing arm” to someone who has positioned his face in its path. As everyone tried…

The force will be with you…always? Star Wars screenwriter says Lucasfilm hopes to stop ‘relying on old legacy … – Daily Mail

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

By Dailymail.com Reporter Published: 02:39 EDT, 18 March 2017 | Updated: 07:07 EDT, 18 March 2017 e-mail 9 View comments Star Wars without Darth Vader? It could be happening. While the franchise was built on the backs of iconic characters such as the former Anakin Skywalker, Yoda and his Jedi apprentice Luke Skywalker, a Lucasfilm screenwriter revealed that the moviemakers are actually looking to scale back on the household names…

Marvel’s Iron Fist: cultural appropriation that belongs in the past – The Guardian

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Marvel’s Netflix superhero shows have always stood out for their eccentricities. Daredevil lays its chips on a crimefighter who kicks ass despite being blind. Jessica Jones is a depressed private eye who uses her powers to defend herself against male aggression. And Luke Cage is about a black man whose hard-times heroism embodies the African-American experience, and who still – occasionally – utters his Blaxploitation-era catchphrase “Sweet Christmas!”. So you…

Lego convention, ‘Heard on Hurd’ set for the weekend – kfor.com

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the last weekend of spring break, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Oklahoma City’s first Lego convention called ‘Brick Universe’ runs all weekend at the Cox Convention Center. Among the attractions are a 27-foot long Lego U.S.S. Missouri, a Star Wars zone and a building zone. The weekend weather promises to be great for getting outside. You can take your family on…

What Hasbro’s Pie Face signals about the future of fun – Washington Post

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Luca Kim watches as his dad, Eric Kim, plays Pie Face. When K.C. Miller got her seven grandchildren together for the holidays, things got a little messy in the kitchen. They weren’t cooking some elaborate recipe: They were playing Pie Face, a game in which a dollop of whipped cream is served up from a plastic “throwing arm” to someone who has positioned his face in its path. As everyone tried…

In Sonoma exhibit, Barbie gets trashy – Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Well-loved and time-worn Barbie dolls are getting a second chance as fashionistas, courtesy of the Sonoma Community Center’s Trashion Fashion Week extravaganza. The fashion dolls were repurposed from secondhand stores for an exhibition that blends artistry with ecology, a form of 3-D or assemblage art starring the iconic Barbie. Think pint-sized haute couture from recycled goods and Dumpster finds. Presented in Gallery 212 at the local community center, the “101…

Lego convention, ‘Heard on Hurd’ set for the weekend – kfor.com

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the last weekend of spring break, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Oklahoma City’s first Lego convention called ‘Brick Universe’ runs all weekend at the Cox Convention Center. Among the attractions are a 27-foot long Lego U.S.S. Missouri, a Star Wars zone and a building zone. The weekend weather promises to be great for getting outside. You can take your family on…

What Hasbro’s Pie Face signals about the future of fun – Washington Post

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

Luca Kim watches as his dad, Eric Kim, plays Pie Face. When K.C. Miller got her seven grandchildren together for the holidays, things got a little messy in the kitchen. They weren’t cooking some elaborate recipe: They were playing Pie Face, a game in which a dollop of whipped cream is served up from a plastic “throwing arm” to someone who has positioned his face in its path. As everyone tried…

There will be ‘Star Wars’ movies made that won’t focus on legacy characters – Business Insider

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

This man dropped out of college twice and now directs MIT’s Media Lab — here’s how he did it

Star Wars Land: AT-AT Construction Peek – NBC Southern California

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

If you were tasked with building an All Terrain Armored Transport by, say, 5 p.m. tomorrow, the kind of massive machine famously and fearsomely tied to the Galactic Empire, where would you start? Those towering legs spring to mind first, though one imagines that beginning with the body of the walker, and then eventually getting to the legs, is probably the way to go. Oh, and there probably isn’t anyone,…

Lego convention, ‘Heard on Hurd’ set for the weekend – kfor.com

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the last weekend of spring break, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy. Oklahoma City’s first Lego convention called ‘Brick Universe’ runs all weekend at the Cox Convention Center. Among the attractions are a 27-foot long Lego U.S.S. Missouri, a Star Wars zone and a building zone. The weekend weather promises to be great for getting outside. You can take your family on…

There will be ‘Star Wars’ movies made that won’t focus on legacy characters – Business Insider

Posted: Saturday, March 18, 2017

This man dropped out of college twice and now directs MIT’s Media Lab — here’s how he did it

Toy Joy – NPR

Posted: Friday, March 17, 2017

Did Twister ever give you a blister? Or chess give you stress? In this game, every answer is a toy or game paired with a word that rhymes with that toy. So if we asked, “What’s the game where the first player to get rid of their cards wins a trip to the capital of Alaska?” the correct answer would be “Juneau Uno.” Heard on Judy Gold: Very Special Episodes