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#throwbackthursday: WC Rice’s Victory Cross Garden

Though the man behind this frighteningly evangelical folk-art “garden,” WC Rice, has passed away, remnants of his work still stand in untended, dilapidated form. When we were teenagers in the 1990s, we used to defy our parents’ orders and sneak up to what we called The House of Crosses to gawk and marvel at its strangeness. Once, we even deigned to knock on his door to meet him and introduce ourselves. To our surprise, we were invited inside, and Rice was remarkably welcoming, albeit a little stern. As it turned… Read more #throwbackthursday: WC Rice’s Victory Cross Garden