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Artistic tensions escalate in Ghent lock fight

When local artist George Kello secured his larger-than-life padlocks to the bridge that spans the Hague, it wasn’t to express his love. Quite the opposite. The Virginian-Pilot reports that the locks — made from foam coolers and pool noodles — were a protest against the hundreds of “love locks” that are attached to the bridge’s railing.

Source: From The Virginian-Pilot