“Ages 10-14,” my ass.
Thankfully, my friends know that a 1,045-piece Lego set–namely the Batmobile Ultimate Collector’s Edition–is a perfectly appropriate birthday gift for a 31-year-old man.
A 31-year-old man who apparently has nothing better to do than spend seven hours in front of the TV building a Lego set.
I hate those moments when I realize just how desperately and unremittingly geeky I am.
Behold my mad skills with Windows Movie Maker!
I’m considering strapping the Batmobile to one of those model rockets that has a digital video camera in the nose, and launching it off of a ramp in a parking lot. Because everyone knows the Batmobile needs rocket power. Vroom, vroom, baby.
And, you know… it’d be a pretty sweet video to post here on the blog. Now I just need to justify the sixty bucks it’ll cost to bring this vision to life. The things I do to entertain you people…