“As heinous as this is, nobody’s going back in the closet over this. If anything, people are coming out strong to support us.”
Crime and controversy have befallen public art pieces in Portland even when their aesthetics haven’t been questioned.
“We have been overwhelmed by the interest in the porcupine, and its unfortunate theft.”
Donations have been pouring in to fund this project on Kickstarter.
“I feel like I’m living a modern Cinderella story where instead of the prince, the girl gets the podcast.”
Portland was one of four New England cities in the top 25.
“Why don’t they have salsa on the table?”
“Obviously, when we have 4,000 or 5,000 people coming in here on a given night, it has a real impact on the local economy.”
“They cause itching and respiratory issues and many of our residents in the late 1990s to early 2000s suffered greatly.”