Speaking of Vermont, Beat Spy Inky Jen passed along this epic photo of a huge Batman carved from the icy terrain spotted by a passing motorist/blogger. (Click link for larger image.)
A little Googling reveals that this is the crowning glory of the Totem Pole Ski Shop in Ludlow, VT. Digging around we found some even more impressive photos of the two-story high sculpture:
[Photo by SkiDiva]
The masterpiece seems to have been crafted in February but as you can see from the more recent photo, Batman is surviving the rising temperatures. Of course, he won’t last forever…someday only a puddle will mark this great achievement. But the Legend of Snow Batman will live on in the hearts of men, yes, it will.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.