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Giant Homer Simpson. The Evolution of a Rude Man

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To promote the upcoming The Simpsons Movie, 180ft image of Homer Simpson waving a doughnut aloft has appeared adjacent to the ancient Cerne Abbas giant, the 17th Century Rude Man and chalk hillside fertility symbol in Dorset.

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Though Homer is drawn in biodegradeable paint, the english press reported that local pagans aren’t amused, saying that the proximity of Homer is disrespectful and they’ll be doing some “rain magic” to wash it away.

Cerne Abbas Giant Facts: Size: 180 feet (55 m) high; 167 feet (51 m) long
Location: 1 km north of Cerne Abbas village, Dorset, England, Map Ref: ST 667016, Ownership: National Trust, Hours: Always open, Cost: Free

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Written by Ilari Valbonesi

July 20th, 2007 at 8:48 am

Posted in Culture

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