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What in the Bloody Hell Is This Steve Jobs Statue?

It’s unlikely that Steve Jobs is either looking up or looking down upon the world he left in 2011. But if he is, I’m sure he’s running around in some sort of delusional panic. You can debate the legacy of Steve Jobs until you’re blue in the face, but you’d be fighting a losing battle if you said that his …

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Pat Summitt Plaza & Statue Almost Finished

Friends, family, and fans alike are invited to witness the dedication of the Pat Summitt Plaza and Statue in Knoxville, Tennessee. On November 22, at 11:00 a.m., everyone will be able to see the finished product of the plaza and statue at the corner of Lake Loudoun Boulevard and Phillip Fulmer Way. Internationally-known artist and sculptor David Adickes of Houston, …

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Zidane Headbutt Statue Moved to Qatar

The Qatar Museum Authority has decided to buy a 16-foot tall statue of Zinedine Zidane infamously headbutting Marco Materazzi, for an untold sum. Qatar, which is the tentative site of the 2022 World Cup, had moved the “ode to defeat” to its shores last week. During the 2006 World Cup in Berlin, Zidane headbutted Materazzi in the sternum: After the …

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Carl Yastrzemski Statue Unveiled

Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski received another honor on Sunday, this time in the form of a statue. Yastrzemski played his entire baseball career with the Boston Red Sox and the team unveiled a statue outside the right-field entrance of Fenway Park. His statue also happens to be in-between one of Hall of Famer Ted Williams and one of Williams, …

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Amy Winehouse Statue Unveiling Delayed

Mitch Winehouse, father of Amy Winehouse, has delayed the unveiling of the much anticipated statue of his daughter in Camden, England. Even though the statue was finished and approved by May of this year, Mitch Winehouse states that there are several blemishes with the bronze statue created by London artist Scott Eaton. Amy Winehouse’s former boyfriend, Reg Traviss, told the …

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Steve Jobs To Be Immortalized In The Tech Capital Of Russia

Regardless of what you think of the Apple co-founder, a lot of people have mountains of respect for Steve Jobs. When he passed away last year, people showed their respect in a variety of ways. Budapest went the strange route and built a statue of Steve Jobs flashing gang signs. St. Petersburg, Russia is now continuing that fine tradition. RT …

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