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11. Jolly Green Giant and Sprout

“Ho, Ho, Ho!” Leo Burnett’s famed advertising agency came up with some great characters through the years ( Tony the Tiger, the Pillsbury Doughboy and Charlie the Tuna) but none stood taller than the vegetables pitchman who looks like a smiling emerald version of Tarzan dressed in leaves. Hmmm. Sounds weird when you say it that way. Did you know? There’s a 55-foot statue of the Jolly Green Giant in Blue Earth, Minn.
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