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A Giant Octopus Has Surfaced in Downtown Tacoma ~ This is Chris dot com ~ by Christopher Grant Harris
Okay, so it’s not an actual octopus; it’s a massive, badass sculpture at the corner of Pacific Ave and South Tacoma Way (map) called “Gertie’s Ghost.” It was created by artists Sean Orlando and David Shulman, who were inspired by the ill-fated Galloping Gertie bridge. “We were enamored with the story of the giant octopus …