Louisville's New Jackie Robinson Statue is...Something
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Louisville's New Jackie Robinson Statue is...Something

Nick Roushover 5 years

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[caption id="attachment_199422" align="alignnone" width="600"]All photos via WLKY. All photos via WLKY[/caption] The Louisville Slugger Museum unveiled a new statue today of baseball legend, Jackie Robinson.  I'm sure you're surprised by the photo above.  I certainly was when I first saw Mr. Robinson. When you think "statue," you probably think of concrete or bronze.  Instead, the statue resembles a wax figure.  The purpose is to make it as life-like as possible, from the textures of his clothes to the type of bat he swung.  However, it's kind of creepy from afar. [caption id="attachment_199424" align="alignnone" width="600"]An historical orator stands adjacent to Jackie, who will be a weekly part of the new exhibit. An historical orator stands adjacent to Jackie, who will be a weekly part of the new exhibit.[/caption] But I must say, the close-up is actually kind of cool. jackie2 So what do you think Big Blue Nation?
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2021-11-29