Tap, tap, tap...is this thing on? Nathan Sawaya's LEGO Hugman takes to the airwaves. i
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Tap, tap, tap...is this thing on? Nathan Sawaya's LEGO Hugman takes to the airwaves.
Eleanor Kagan/NPR

Leggo My Lego

Revisit a cherished childhood hobby with this week's Very Important Puzzler, LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya, who builds astounding, life-size sculptures out of those magical bricks.

Theme [From Happy Days] Bobby Avron

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Fonzie Scheme

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Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2) Pink Floyd

Nathan Sawaya in his studio. (Do you spy a Stephen Colbert LEGO sculpture in the background?) Photo courtesy of brickartist.com hide caption

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Nathan Sawaya: Another Brick In The Wall

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Fell In Love With A Girl (White Stripes cover) Jonathan Coulton
Particle Man They Might Be Giants
Another One Bites The Dust Queen

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Nathan Sawaya: Lego My Van Gogh

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Brick House (The Commodores cover) Jonathan Coulton