36 metre golden erection of Chairman Mao…no longer erect


Chinese government authorities have taken down a large unapproved statue of Chairman Mao.  Apparently they are afraid the former leader is gaining God-like status among the common folk. 

http://www.thestar.com/news/world/2016/01/08/china-just-destroyed-this-36-metre-gold-statue-of-chairman-mao.html

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