People read into this sculpture too much. Far too many people interpret it as a sexual piece. They think it looks like male genitalia, while others think it represents female genitalia. Yet others have a homosexual opinion of it because of the activities that go on inside mal...
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...ittle trick. Everyone fell for it when he pulled a fast one on the public.
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