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Remember that the bust of Cristiano Ronaldo which was unveiled a few years ago and that saw nothing with Cristiano Ronaldo? Well, it seems like another statue of the superstar footballer has become a kind of laugh, if for other reasons.
The 11 meter high statue was unveiled in 2014 in Ronaldo's native Portugal. A special moment to have a statue of mine, "said the Juventus star at that time . But apparently Ronaldo was not the only one who was enthusiastic about the honor. After construction, the statue contained a seemingly large construction. The bulge was so popular with the fans that the bronze surface was rubbed away by touching too much.
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The groin area was apparently rubbed so often that the bronze was hard to miss Shine was polished. This "hard-to-miss" sheen seemed to open the statue of Ronaldo and his massive bronze vault to even more ridicule and inspire visitors to turn the golden strip into the focal point of their occasional NSFW selfies with the sculpture.
Ronaldo, Of course it was now the subject of the ridiculousness of two separate statues, but he is by no means the only famous person whose portrait was poorly portrayed in sculpture. Who can forget this deeply disturbing simulacrum of the legendary comedian Lucille Ball? Or the deeply weird (19459010) crying Kurt Cobain statue (19459011) depicting the late rocker with a single tear on his cheek? Or this Nightmare James Dean Bust which makes the legendary rebels without cause look like the sunken spirit of Johnny Bravo ?
All do not adequately honor those to whom they are to pay tribute, but no star of our knowledge was so appreciated by the statuary makers. What raises the question: What makes Cristiano Ronaldo such a challenge for the sculptor community? We may never know.
However, we can say a bulge statue about Ronaldo: It is far better than the  great Elvis-looking Colin Firth .