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Quotation by Simon Hoggart
America loves the representation of its heroes to be not just larger than life, but stupendously, awesomely bigger than anything else. If blue whales built statues to each other they'd be smaller then these.
Simon Hoggart (b. 1946), British journalist. America: A User's Guide, ch. 11 (1990).
Remarking on Mount Rushmore.
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