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Uri Geller buys Shropshire gorilla made of spoons

by | 13th, October 2013

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NEWS is that… Well, we’ll let the BBC tell you:

Entertainer Uri Geller has commissioned a sculpture of a gorilla made from 5,000 spoons.

The world’s leading spoon bender (you ever seen him eat a bowl of soup?) has ordered his hairy spoons from the British Ironwork Centre in Oswestry, Shropshire.

Geller plans to put the 12ft (3.6m) primate in his garden in Sonning-on-Thames, Berkshire, where he already has a Cadillac covered in spoons.

Says Geller:

“I plan to fly it to my house in a large cage hanging from a helicopter… My garden already has many interesting features, and you cannot saturate the place with sculptures made from spoons.”

Sure, You can have too much of good thing, Uri.

You’d suppose Geller would own a house shaped like a spoon, or at least a spoony swimming pool. But his talent for spoon bending has only ever taken him so far.In Japan and China, one imagines,

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