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Old 05-15-2008, 11:15 AM
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Monument to 'drunken pig'

This artist is quite creative.

Monument to 'drunken pig' to go up in Ukraine

May 15, 2008. KIEV, May 15 (RIA Novosti) - The town of Komsomolsk in central Ukraine is to erect a monument to a 'drunken pig,' the national UNIAN news agency reported on Thursday.

The monument, which portrays a pig lying on its belly with its snout in a trough, will be installed near a local cafe.

"This monument symbolizes those people who make pigs of themselves by drinking far too much," said Oleg Ryabo, the local sculptor responsible.

Last year, the sculptor created a statue symbolizing corruption that portrayed an obese traffic policeman with "give me!" written on his cap. However, local administration officials refused to give permission for the monument to be erected ...
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Old 05-15-2008, 11:43 AM
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I Like it.
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Old 05-15-2008, 11:59 AM
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You mean you like the idea. There is no picture yet.
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Yup, and reserve the right to hate it if it turns out crappy.
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