340-ton boulder to begin tortuous trip to LACMA, because it's art

  1. paradigmsearch profile image92
    paradigmsearchposted 6 years ago

    Submitted for your amusement.

    "A 340-ton boulder is expected to begin its difficult trek Tuesday night from a Riverside County quarry, rolling to a stop 11 days later in a new art exhibit at LACMA. The two-story-high rock will begin its 106-mile journey on a custom-built, 294-foot-long centipede-like transporter between 10 and 11 p.m. and travel at the painstakingly slow speed of about 5 mph. It’s due to arrive at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art on Wilshire Boulevard in the wee hours of the morning March 10..."

    http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2 … bit-1.html

  2. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
    SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years ago

    wow...only 10 million to move that baby!....art, yeah?...wonder who is on the 'art committee', you know, the ones that came up with the idea...i feel sorry for the boulder lol

    1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image60
      SomewayOuttaHereposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Canada's Voice of Fire....only 1 million...these days, i guess it'd be a brazillion dollars....