Thursday, March 24, 2016

Link roundup

1. "The artist whose painting got her dumped by Charles Schwab"

The answer is almost certainly related to the art exhibit that Meyohas showed at 303 Gallery in New York in January. The show involved trading stocks and making paintings of the resulting share prices
2. "These are just a few of the deadly creatures you’ll encounter on Skull Island: Reign of Kong [at Universal Orlando]":
Arachno-claw

Carnictis

Terapusmordax

Vastatosaurus rex
3. LEGO Star Wars: Build Your Own Adventure available for preorder at Amazon:
A book with bricks that inspires kids to build, play, and learn, LEGO® Star Wars™: Build Your Own Adventure combines more than 50 inspirational ideas for building with enthralling story starters from the world of LEGO Star Wars.

Organized into five chapters based on different planets in the Star Wars universe, readers will use their builds to break prisoners out on Cloud City and spy on the Imperial Army on Endor. Model ideas will inspire readers of various ages and abilities, with an appropriate mix of easy, medium, and harder builds.

LEGO Star Wars: Build Your Own Adventure will get kids inspired to build and play out adventures of their own, and it comes with bricks and instructions to build an exclusive LEGO Star Wars model to add to their collection.