Giant 'corpse flower' blooms next to US Capitol

Jul 21, 2013 Full story: Denver Post 9

The long wait is finally over for visitors who have been yearning for a whiff of a giant flower that smells oddly like rotting flesh.

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#2 Jul 22, 2013
Smells almost as bad as Obama's policies and rhetoric.

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#3 Jul 22, 2013
I should think the flower would smell like perfume compared to the normal government stench in Washington.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#4 Jul 22, 2013
Curiously, visitors report it smells better than the Congressional sausage factory.
OOOps

United States

#5 Jul 22, 2013
Shoulda planted the damn thing in Detroit. Or Stockton, CA.

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Wanna Play???

#6 Jul 22, 2013
Flower Power

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Since: Mar 08

Straight To Hells Door

#7 Jul 22, 2013
Well I Never... have smelled a Corpse Flower....hahahahaha
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protoham

Westminster, MD

#9 Jul 23, 2013
Most people around here did not notice it at all, considering the Senate and White House smells the same.

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#10 Jul 24, 2013
In Edmonton, they call it the Harley flower.
bald midget

Greeley, CO

#11 Jul 24, 2013
That's not a corpse flower, it's Obama's legacy!

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