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Can We All Agree This Wax Dummy Of Donald Trump Looks Creepy?

Surely we can find common ground, people!

In a week when America seems terribly divided, Ripley’s Entertainment has given us something we can all agree on.

It’s a wax dummy of Donald Trump that we’re pretty sure looks creepy whether you voted for The Donald or not.

(Hey, it’s been a tough week. Baby steps.) 

  • Ripley’s has created three wax figures -- or dummies -- of President-elect Donald Trump.
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    Ripley’s has created three wax figures -- or dummies -- of President-elect Donald Trump.
  • One of the Trump dummies is temporarily on display at the Ripley’s Odditorium in Orlando, Florida. But not for long.
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    One of the Trump dummies is temporarily on display at the Ripley’s Odditorium in Orlando, Florida. But not for long.
  • Two of the three&nbsp;will be shown&nbsp;in Texas: one at <a href="http://%20www.ripleys.com/grandprairie/wax">Louis Tussaud&
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    Two of the three will be shown in Texas: one at Louis Tussaud’s Palace of Wax in Grand Prairie and the other at Louis Tussaud’s Waxworks in San Antonio.
  • And the third&nbsp;is being sent to <a href="http://%20www.ripleys.com/niagarafalls/wax">Louis Tussaud&rsquo;s Waxworks</a> i
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    And the third is being sent to Louis Tussaud’s Waxworks in Niagara Falls, Ontario, where it will undoubtedly provide a taste of home for all the Americans planning to emigrate to Canada in the coming months.
  • Ripley&rsquo;s F/X team started creating the first Trump figure about four months ago. Each one is hand-sculpted by a team of
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    Ripley’s F/X team started creating the first Trump figure about four months ago. Each one is hand-sculpted by a team of artists.
  • Each wax dummy takes about six weeks to complete ― slightly less time&nbsp;than it will take for the country to transition be
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    Each wax dummy takes about six weeks to complete ― slightly less time than it will take for the country to transition between administrations.
  • Some folks seem happy to pose with him.
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    Some folks seem happy to pose with him.
  • But whether these uncanny Trump figures will bridge the chasm dividing America remains to be seen.
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    But whether these uncanny Trump figures will bridge the chasm dividing America remains to be seen.
  • People will pose next to a lot of things.
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    People will pose next to a lot of things.
  • In a press release, Ripley's said about&nbsp;<a href="http://www.ripleys.com/weird-news/ripleys-unveils-wax-figures-of-presid
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    In a press release, Ripley's said about 50 percent of visitors like the dummy on display while 50 percent loathe it ― just like the election results.
  • Thumbs up!
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    Thumbs up!
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