As for the troll, it was created in 1990 by an art team known as "The Jersey Devils" and has become a very popular tourist attraction in Seattle, Washington. Its 18' tall, clutches a REAL Volkswagen Beetle car, and draws in slews of tourists daily.
Check out the tour to get the full scope on this rather funky, weird, and fun public art piece.
File under: Free things to do in Seattle, WA
-Derek "Deek" Diedricksen