Harry Potter and The COVID-19 Crisis

Harry Potter and The COVID-19 Crisis

Pop Culture

What? Didn’t you read the little-known eighth book in the Harry Potter series? I am, of course, sadly kidding. It seems Harry Potter may have been the perfect model for the #StayHome movement, though, according to Stephen Colbert and Harry himself, Daniel Radcliffe. Radcliffe appeared on Colbert’s (remote) Late Show on Tuesday night to fill us all in on what has kept him busy during the quarantine. Spoiler alert: it’s not magic. Colbert points out that Harry Potter may be the perfect model for those of us facing quarantine restrictions. Harry was confined to his cupboard under the stairs for ELEVEN …

Lego’s Newest Toy ‘Once-Upon-a-Brick’ Looks Magical

Lego’s Newest Toy ‘Once-Upon-a-Brick’ Looks Magical

Book Culture

Fairy tales, pop-up books, and legos. These three staples of childhood come together in Lego’s newest toy “Once Upon A Brick”.   You can close the toy like it’s a book. Good for carrying it around on any family adventures. | Image via The Lego Store   The 859-piece set lets kids build scenes from two classic tales: Little Red Riding Hood and Jack and the Beanstalk. Five mini-figure characters are included in the set, including Little Red Riding Hood, Grandmother, the Wolf, the Giant, and Jack.   Image via The Lego Store.   This perfectly combines story time with …

Epic ‘The Lord of the Rings’ Scene Brought to Life with 150,000 Lego Bricks

Epic ‘The Lord of the Rings’ Scene Brought to Life with 150,000 Lego Bricks

Book Culture

Okay, this makes me speechless… in a positive way! Go check this masterpiece out for yourself! Thanks to artFido‘s report, we’re able to see this incredible construction of the most famous scene in The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers-Helm’s Deep Battle! Created by Flickr user goelkim2011, this chunk contains 150,000 LEGO bricks and more than 1,700 miniature figures. It’s said to be about 160 pounds and about the size of a ping-pong table!    Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   Image Via artfidoblog   …