Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Our Great Nation, in Bad Statues

Posted By on Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 4:41 PM

Joe Paterno statue, removed on Sunday from outside of Penn States football stadium
  • Joe Paterno statue, removed on Sunday from outside of Penn State's football stadium

Bad statues have been all over this week’s news; first, the Times announces that a misogynistic statue in Queens will finally move to a Brooklyn cemetery, then Penn State removed its statue of football coach Joe Paterno. This marks the latest in a now-time-honored tradition of bad statues; see our top nine after the jump!

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