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Old January 17th, 2010, 11:44 AM   #21
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nope, the Spring Temple Buddha in Foshan, China is the worlds tallest statue - 420ft tall, 508 ft including the base. If the Statue of Liberty (arm down) were to stand next to it on the lotus petal base, it would reach just above the knee:

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Old January 17th, 2010, 06:51 PM   #22
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That's huge! Is this the biggest statue in the world?
Nowadays not, but when it was built (1967) it was the biggest in the world.
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Old January 18th, 2010, 04:45 AM   #23
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Minsk, Belarus

Stella Minsk - Hero City

or Victory Square Monument (Both commemorate the Victory Over Nazis)
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