Enormous Pokémon statue appears out of nowhere in New Orleans
You can catch ’em all — but that doesn’t mean you can bring every Pokémon home.
In New Orleans this weekend, residents of the Lower Garden neighborhood woke up to discover a gigantic ‘Pokemonument’ in Coliseum Musuem park. The bronze statue, probably celebrating the Pokémon Go craze, appears to have put up anonymously overnight, and police currently have no plans to take it down.
The statue, which was placed in the middle of a broken fountain, seems to have only attracted more tourists to the affluent neighborhood. Fans from inside the neighborhood gathered with onlookers to ogle at this bizarre, adorable mystery. Read more…