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"I am King-Ton. As overlord, all will kneel trembling before me and obey my brutal commands." [Crosses arms] "End communication."
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May 09, 2008, 08:51 PM
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The Washington Post reports: [king-ton-small.jpg]
A powerful federal arts commission is urging that the sculpture of Martin Luther King Jr. proposed for a memorial on the Tidal Basin be reworked because it is too "confrontational" and reminiscent of political art in totalitarian states.

The statue is being made in China because, well, that`s where everything is being made these days.

[For the origin of the title quote, see here.]