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Actress slams naked Trump statues: ‘Body shaming is never OK’

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Actress Amber Tamblyn says she disapproves of naked, life-size statues of Donald Trump that recently appeared in five U.S. cities.

“Body shaming is never OK, even when it comes to Trump,” the “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” said of the GOP’s presidential nominee in a Facebook post late Sunday.

{mosads}“These statues aren’t art: They are a lazy, unoriginal concept, stolen mind you, from Ilma Gore’s [sic] painting which already made this exact same point earlier this year. This is wholly unoriginal and uncreative.”

Illma Gore unveiled an unflattering drawing in February depicting Trump posing completely nude titled “Make America Great Again.”

Gore said in early March she was attacked by a Trump supporter over the picture near her home in Los Angeles. The male attacker shouted “Trump 2016” and then struck Gore, leaving the artist with a black eye but no serious injuries.

Nude, life-size sculptures of Trump appeared last week in Cleveland, New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle.

The anarchist collective Indecline has since claimed responsibility for the project, which is titled “The Emperor Has No Balls.”

“Like it or not, Trump is a larger-than-life figure in world culture at the moment,” an Indecline spokesperson told The Washington Post Friday.

The artist behind the statues is a Las Vegas sculptor who goes by Ginger and has extensive experience designing monsters for horror films and haunted houses.

“When the guys from [Indecline] approached me, it was all because of my monster-making abilities,” he told the Post.

“Trump is just yet another monster, so it was absolutely in my wheelhouse to be able to create these monstrosities,” Ginger added.

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