He decided, for very unclear reasons, to splurge for this, an extremely detailed Lego rendition of the Millennium Falcon, the infamously ramshackle spaceship owned and operated by Han Solo in the original Star Wars trilogy. At nearly three feet long, it has over five thousand pieces, which for over a week covered most of my parents’ living-room floor. There are even little versions of Han, Chewbacca, Princess Leia, and someone I can’t identify, all of them boasting the familiar grinning yellow heads introduced in the Legoland era (c. 1980).
My dad’s latest binge
- Dr. Joan Bushwell's Chimpanzee Refuge
What Hominids are Saying
Our Fossil Record
Popular Palaver & Polemics
- Evolutionists: "The spleen has no function"
- The infamous Nike chainsaw-killer spot (and a minor tribute)
- Mickey Mantle's longest home runs
- This Might Actually Be Useful For Someone
- Skateboarding powerlifter vs. Arthur Lydiard: not a fair fight
- Wurth-Thomas 3:59.98 in Rome: U.S. women milers rage on
- Same story, different headlines: a great example
- Charles Foley, underappreciated stalwart: 1927-2017
E-Mail Threats Received to Date
- 166,906 nastygrams