CNET News.com reports "They're just small, brightly colored pieces of plastic, right? Wrong. Legos are enduringly popular toy bricks and more that for a half-century have fueled the imaginations of everyone from preschoolers to craft-minded adults. The sign on this wall at a Lego store in New Jersey sums it up in just four words: What will you make?"
It seems like the Lego Group, based in Billund, Denmarkis going through some tough times right now. They're moving manufacturing to countries where labor is less expensive, and they have sold off their Legoland amusement parks.