Think you’ve got daddy issues? At least your dad isn’t an evil warlord. I was five years old when the original LEGO ninja series was launched. It was Christmas of 1998, and I’d been given a set called the Ninja Fire Fortress. I remember it well because somehow in my excitement I managed to eat one of the pieces. Well, “ate” is the wrong word — better to say I stored it for a day. …read more
Blake Hayek writes about the arts and political economy. He lives in Mexico City where he enjoys coffee, making music and long walks to the taco truck.