June 21, 2002
1:46 AM   Subscribe

Well they certainly weren't there yesterday!
At the top of the Canary Wharf escalators are three strangely decorated cows. They've been dotted around other parts of London in the past, but its the first time I've seen of them.
An interesting way to start a Friday none the less! - anyone else seen these cows or been invaded by travelling art such as the eyestorm snowballs in summer project (which was a little while ago, but still fun)
posted by monkeyJuice (13 comments total)
These have dotted the U.S. for a few years now. C'mon England, at least pretend that you're a relevant.
posted by ttrendel at 1:51 AM on June 21, 2002

There's some weird goblin thingies at Barbican station too. Not quite sure what that's all about...
posted by bifter at 3:33 AM on June 21, 2002

There's a plain black cow outside the Great Eastern Hotel in Liverpool St. Not as pretty as the multicoloured cows in Stamford, CT, a couple of years back (think they were in New York around the same time).
posted by kerplunk at 3:40 AM on June 21, 2002

You'll find herds of "Party Animals" in Washington, DC this summer.
posted by sheauga at 4:29 AM on June 21, 2002

There were two new cows (one blue and one black) at Piccadilly Circus this morning. Last I saw they were being abused by disappointed football fans.
posted by Cobbler at 4:41 AM on June 21, 2002

The party animals prompted my not-quite-seven-year-old daughter to ask about political parties, their differences, which one I belonged to, all that, giving me the wonderful opportunity to indoctrinate her by her own request!
posted by MrMoonPie at 7:13 AM on June 21, 2002

Every year St. Paul, MN, displays a series of statues based on the "Peanuts" characters. This year it's "Looking for Lucy." The first two years were devoted to Charlie Brown and Snoopy. Not my cup of tea, but I try to avoid St. Paul at all costs.
posted by subgenius at 7:34 AM on June 21, 2002

Here in Richmond, Va we have lots of fish floating around the city.
posted by gummi at 7:50 AM on June 21, 2002

in dallas, we have pegasus'.
posted by centrs at 7:59 AM on June 21, 2002

vaca pintada
posted by vacapinta at 8:18 AM on June 21, 2002

here in new mexico, the trail of painted ponies didn't do so well for the charities.
posted by crazyhorse at 11:07 AM on June 21, 2002

C'mon, that was a valid troll!!
No reaction? I can't tell you how dissappointed I am. 2 months ago this would have warranted its own MeTa thread. You people suck. England Sux. Is that enough? C'mon!!! I'm talking to you Stavros and Rcade!! LET ME FEEL THE BRUNT OF YOUR SCORN!!!!

posted by ttrendel at 2:20 AM on June 24, 2002

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