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Keep Illinois Weird: The State's 10 Most Unusual Landmarks

Madison Bondi | Posted 08.21.2015 | Chicago
Madison Bondi

Illinois natives often try to describe what it's like to be from the Land of Lincoln, but at times it all comes down to, "It's not normal, it's an Illinois thing." With our weird town names and bizarre high school mascots, we Illinoisans are just plain strange. Where's the evidence? It's all around us.

Some Of The World's Biggest Monuments, Captured In Their Surreal Surroundings

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 05.16.2014 | Arts

We often see statues emblazoned on postcards, framed in travel brochures or uploaded as tourist snapshots on social media. Images of these colossal fi...

These Statues Are Love-ly

Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel

With Valentine's Day is rapidly approaching, what's more romantic than visiting a work of art that celebrates love? These statues, located around t...

The Most Mysterious Rock Faces Ever

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.25.2013 | Travel

…or didn’t live. And the fact that they're non-living, my friend, is precisely what makes these rock faces so mysterious. Face towers at the Ba...

Getting Your Outdoor Area Ready for Spring

Manja Swanson | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Manja Swanson

The flowers are blooming and the weather is warmer -- let's spring into action! Here are a few of my tried and true designer tips for getting your outdoor area ready for spring.

Astoria Characters: The Sister to the World's Women

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 02.05.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Maureen McGowan is the director of Handcrafting Justice, a Sisters of Good Shepherd project that sells handmade goods made by impoverished women in the developing world. This is no mom-and-pop charity.

My Jesus Christ Is Bigger Than Yours

Kevin Richberg | Posted 07.26.2011 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

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A Void: Where's the Triangle Fire Memorial?

Cari Shane | Posted 06.02.2011 | New York
Cari Shane

There is no statue to commemorate the senseless deaths of 120 women and 26 men in New York City's famous and tragic fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Fi...

PHOTOS: 11 Awe-Inspiring Statues Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

There is something so fascinating and so humbling about standing in front of a large statue. How did it possibly get built? How long did it take? Th...

Chelsea Birds Are Watching You...

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

If you look closely on the top levels of London Terrace Gardens, you'll spot some really neat statuary, including a pair of really pissed off-looking birds on the south side.

Green-Wood Cemetery Statues Crumble With The Economy

Los Angeles Times | Tina Susman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's tough being an angel, even in as idyllic a setting as the Green-Wood Cemetery, where the leaves of shade trees rustle in the summer breeze and th...