This is a shelf in my son’s room. It’s one of two:
To say he’s into LEGO Minifigures is like saying Harold Camping is into the Rapture.
Which is why we’re both excited to learn from GeekDad about a new book/project called The Unofficial LEGO Minifigure Catalog. Dr. Christoph Bartneck of the University of Canterbury is one of those guys who never grew out of his childhood LEGO obsession — and good for him — and set out to assemble a photographic, taxonomic field manual to all the LEGO minifigures produced between 1975 and 2010. That’s more than 3600 of these little guys. And girls. And skeletons and Harry Potter figures.
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Jason Boyett lives in Texas with his wife (whom he’s known since preschool), one daughter, one son, and one Yorkie. Jason is a self-employed copywriter and the author of books about the end of the world, the afterlife, and religious doubt…among other things. He has not written any books about fatherhood. Read more about him at jasonboyett.com.
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