Tag: monument

City Leaders Mull Damaged Columbus Obelisk’s Fate, and Activists Resume Columbus Day Renaming Campaign

Still via Popular Resistance/YouTube

Baltimore’s mayor and one city councilman are separately trying to sort out how to proceed with the damaged monument to explorer Christopher Columbus in Northeast Baltimore.

Baltimore Needs a Divine Statue



Baltimore already has some amazing monuments: the bust of Frank Zappa; the giant golden hand at the American Visionary Art Museum; the Edgar Allan Poe statue that my friend swears has an, um, unusual physical attribute (check it out for yourself sometime).