Tuesday, December 31, 2013

The Giant Rubber Ducky Explodes Yet Again! Oh, And Happy New Year!!!

I have been following the up and down saga of the giant rubber ducky for quite some time! Here are links to past stories if interested:


 Down again,  but not out!  Never say die Rubber Ducky!!

"A giant yellow duck on display in a northern Taiwan port exploded on Tuesday, just hours before it was expected to attract a big crowd to count down the new year.

The 18-metre-tall duck on show at Keelung burst around noon and deflated into a floating yellow disc, only 11 days after it went on display.

It was the second time that a giant inflatable duck - a bath toy replica created by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman - had burst while on show in Taiwan.

"We want to apologise to the fans of the yellow rubber duck... the weather is fine today and we haven't found the cause of the problem. We will carefully examine the duck to determine the cause," organiser Huang Jing-tai told reporters."

Read it all HERE


Joanne Casey said...

Happy new year!

David said...

Happy new year to you Joanne! May it be a great one!