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The origin of...Lego

“Lego toys build anything. Especially pride.” Lego

Ole Kirk Christiansen, a carpenter from Billund in Denmark started making wooden toys in 1932. He called his company Lego, from Danish… 286 more words

Objects

LEGO turned itself around by analyzing overbearing parents

After decades of growth and innovation—in 2000, the company was the fifth-largest toy maker in the world—LEGO hit a major slump. In January 2004, it announced a huge deficit. 1,299 more words

Ole Kirk Christiansen (LEGO founder)

By Joshuathelegoperson

My personal top two interests are playing LEGO and reading.  I enjoy building and destroying evil LEGO hideouts from Planet Neptolios.  I also love building and destroying LEGO playgrounds. 869 more words

Essays

Upcoming Flix Spotlight: The LEGO® Movie Fun Featurettes

Oh who doesn’t love LEGO®. The colorful interlocking plastic bricks and an accompanying array of gears are perhaps one of the most universally-loved toys in the world. 473 more words

Upcoming Flix

Ole Kirk Christiansen y sus famosos juguetes

El danés Ole Kirk Christiansen, abrió un negocio de carpintería en Billund en 1932, se especializó haciendo juguetes de madera, su especialidad eran los bloques de madera, que de hecho era el producto más exitoso de la empresa, por su gran versatilidad. 151 more words

Inventos

Imagination

Imagination is a powerful tool that we create as we use our minds to imagine the unthinkable. You can form images in your mind and even create a story of things that you have never done before or even seen. 392 more words

Random Stuff/Quotes

Lego My Ego

Another long-overdue thank you.

Dear Ole Kirk Christiansen (May I call you Ole?),

It was great reading about you in Wikipedia the other day. I’m sorry this thank you is so long coming. 429 more words