Yesterday’s post included incredible specimens from a friend’s recent incredible travels. Here is another one of her recent glorious donations:
Text on postcard:
“Welcome to Blue Earth Minnesota”
I’ve seen many giant things Wawa’s goose Sudbury’s nickel, Louisville’s bat, Castroville’s artichoke, but never a giant giant before!
I loved the Green Giant commercials as a kid. But I have to admit his skirt is a bit short and it would be unpleasantly easy to see his bean sprout and niblets.
Here’s the backside:
“Green Giant (55.5′ tall) towering over the “Rain Gardens” of Blue Earth, Minnesota”
“Ho, ho, ho! Green giant!
This guy was paid for by private donations – none of it from the vegetable company itself. He’s fiberglass and weighs about 9000 lbs. They call him an ‘engineering feat’.”