Saturday Night Social: This Lady Gaga Waxwork Is a Cult Classic In the Making

Lady Gaga at Madame Tussauds Shanghai location. Image via AP.
Lady Gaga at Madame Tussauds Shanghai location. Image via AP.

It’s not nice to poke fun at enterprising mom-and-pop wax museums who are up against multinational corporations like Madame Tussauds™ Attractions, so I tried to avoid this for Saturday Night Social. But between this and the coronation of the horse chestnut as the United Kingdom’s new favorite tree (thread: is it fit to rule????), I kept drifting over to...

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Suffice it to say, the internet is not showing much love for this Lady Gaga-based creation, with very sharply defined muscle tone and a gaze that says death. On a more positive note, she has long hair.

The name of the museum is not confirmed, but blogs have identified the source as a museum in Lima, Peru. Further evidence of the museum’s collection can be found here, with equally transcendental abstractions of subjects like Marilyn Monroe and Miley Cyrus. Shakira could be a workable Lindsay Lohan.

All press is good press.

Staff reporter, Gizmodo. wkimball @ gizmodo

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