David Beckham is obsessed with Lego, he told the world in a live interview on Yahoo on 14 July, which I saw quoted in the Sunday Times today. Answering a question about what he would have chosen for a job if he hadn't been a sports star, he said that he loved drawing and he loved building Lego.
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It brought a lump to the Blog's throat to hear the glamorous sports icon describe how he and his three sons still love playing with Lego, the perfect petrochemical toy, although he did express some concern that this might make him sound a bit weird.
(If you have difficulty launching the video, click through on the Yahoo link.)