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November 16, 2009

Send this guy to D.C.

Mr. Mahon, the sculptor, that is.

NZ lawmaker sculpted in cow manure

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — A sculpture of a New Zealand government minister crafted from cow manure sold for New Zealand dollars 3,080 ($2,220) on an auction Web site. The bust of New Zealand Environment Minister Nick Smith, sculpted as a protest by artist Sam Mahon, attracted 112 bids before being picked up by an anonymous buyer on Friday.

Posted by joke du jour at November 16, 2009 06:04 PM

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