Remember the gawdawful bronze statue of John Paul II in front of Rome’s Stazione Termini that was unveiled some time back? Public outcry and a sense of humanity required a revision.
What it looked like:
We were not sure who it was, but it seemed not to be John Paul II.
So, it is now updated.
Okay… I can’t take credit for that. It was sent to me. But… damn!… why didn’t they just do this?
UPDATE 24 November 1830 GMT:
The great Fabricius Romanus sent me two audio clips of what Romans say about this ghastly statue in Romanaccio – Roman dialect. They are hilarious … if you can follow Romanaccio, that is: