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Feb. 1st, 2011 | 09:18 am



The steel sculpture in an Ellifritt Structure, which is used at colleges to demonstrate the different ways that steel beams can be connected. And snowmen abused.

(Tip of the hat to the Chronicle of Higher Education for the link. The Chronicle snagged it from The Daily What.)

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Edward Greaves

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from: temporus
date: Feb. 1st, 2011 02:57 pm (UTC)
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I have so wanted to do something like that. Just never managed to pull it off.

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C. C. Finlay

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from: ccfinlay
date: Feb. 1st, 2011 03:12 pm (UTC)
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Yeah, it's pretty awesome, isn't it?

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Frigg

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date: Feb. 1st, 2011 03:37 pm (UTC)
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Calvin indeed!

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barbarienne

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from: barbarienne
date: Feb. 1st, 2011 04:58 pm (UTC)
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I so miss Calvin and Hobbes, but I'm thrilled that fifteen years after it ended, its spirit lives on!

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Wendy S. Delmater

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from: safewrite
date: Feb. 1st, 2011 06:33 pm (UTC)
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LOL! I should have taken pics of my kids' "victim" snowmen in NY. Gunshot victims, swords, over-the-head with a hockey stick...the neighbors would stop and stare. It was very Calvinesque.

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Jan Radder

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date: Feb. 3rd, 2011 04:23 am (UTC)
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I love the sad and slightly-puzzled-but-resigned look of the snowman on the right.

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Jon Gibbs

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date: Feb. 3rd, 2011 10:15 pm (UTC)
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Lol :)

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Mike

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from: miketo
date: Feb. 5th, 2011 08:48 pm (UTC)
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The folks who did this are my kind of people. My balaclava's off to them.

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