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Bruce Lee Mecca: An L.A. Statue of the Martial Arts Master Draws the Devout

by Shannon Cottrell | Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The pilgrimages begin shortly after dawn, when members of the early-early crowd who use Chinatown's Central Plaza for jogging and cycling tap the rising sun to snap selfies next to an icon as famous for discipline as he was for kicking cinematic butt. People stare at a statue of Bruce Lee that stands more than 7 feet tall and weighs an estimated 1,595 pounds. Rendered in bronze, the late star of films including Enter the Dragon and The Big Boss (aka Fists of Fury) appears ready for battle. Read the full story: Bruce Lee's Huge Bronze Statue Turns Into a Mecca in L.A.'s Chinatown.

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