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  • Legoland Fun Close To Home

    Legoland Fun Close To Home
    A classic toy has "gone modern" at two amusement parks in the United States.  But, if you can't make it to Florida or California, there is a new Legoland Discovery Center right here in the tri-state area. "We are a 32,000-square-foot indoor attraction,"...
  • 'Despicable Me 2': A Movie Review!

    'Despicable Me 2': A Movie Review!
    Gru is back...and it was worth the wait. Steve Carell's lovable villain has settled into Dad-mode in 'Despicable Me 2'and the job suits him just fine.  But, when a fetching femaile agent from the 'Anti-Villain League', voiced by Kristen Wiig, enlists...
  • Tribeca 2014: In 'Beyond the Brick,' Lego as cultural juggernaut

    Tribeca 2014: In 'Beyond the Brick,' Lego as cultural juggernaut
    NEW YORK -- “The Lego Movie” this winter reawakened many people to the colorful plastic bricks they hadn’t thought about since childhood. But a raft of people inside and outside the Danish company have been clued in to its pleasures...
  • Bill Gates plays Secret Santa to unsuspecting Reddit user

    Bill Gates plays Secret Santa to unsuspecting Reddit user
    Who knew Bill Gates was such a nifty Reddit user? The billionaire philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder took to Reddit recently to partake in the online community's Secret Santa Exchange. Gates was matched up with Reddit user NY1227, otherwise known...
  • What has your child taught you?

    What has your child taught you?
    I always say that when I was growing up I didn't play with enough blocks. That is my usual excuse for not being able to assemble pretty much anything, including Legos. But I am learning: from my son. Part of being a good parent is playing with...
  • How do you deal with your child's annoying habits?

    How do you deal with your child's annoying habits?
    My son has been talking like Mr. Bean lately. A lot. It's annoying. Not that Mr. Bean really talks much, he actually kind of grunts out his sentences when he does use complete ones. I asked my son why he does this, and he said he likes the way...
  • A lesson in raising up a handy young man

    A lesson in raising up a handy young man
    My husband is very handy around the house. It's one of the many reasons I married him besides his Dermot-Mulroney good looks. A woman can't lose if she marries a man who can fix things. If a toilet breaks, he knows how to fix it. He can hang drywall,...
  • Lego unveils first "mini-fig" female scientist

    Lego unveils first "mini-fig" female scientist
    Lego recently introduced a new series of mini-figures and one is a female scientist, a first for the company famous for its plastic building bricks and kits. Some hope the tiny plastic scientist will help girls see the hard sciences (Professor C. Bodin...
  • The dreaded words: 'Mom, I need to talk to you about something'

    The dreaded words: 'Mom, I need to talk to you about something'
    My son said to me last night, with a very serious look on his face, "Mom, I need to talk to you about something important." I wondered what it could be. Lately, all the talk has been about his birthday, which is coming up, so I figured it had...
  • 'Breaking Bad' meth lab toy set sparks outrage

    Looking for the perfect Christmas gift for little Johnny or Susie? How about a "Breaking Bad" meth lab toy set? No, I'm not joking. It's astounding that anyone -- even the rabid "Breaking Bad" fans who live for Sundays to see what will happen to...
  • Apple TV not just a hobby anymore, get its own section on Web store

    Apple TV not just a hobby anymore, get its own section on Web store
    Changes to the Apple Store website appear to indicate that the Cupertino tech giant is now placing more importance on Apple TV, a product Chief Executive Tim Cook has referred to as a "hobby" many times before. When Apple updated its store website to...