Boris Johnson unveils big blue cock in Trafalgar Square

London mayor Boris Johnson today unveiled the big blue cock in Trafalgar Square, much to the amusement of many Londoners.

The cock installed on the Fourth Plinth is a part of a revolving series of artworks.

Designed by German artist Katharina Fritsch, the 14ft cock, in ultramarine blue, has got a flurry of tweets.

Veteran broadcaster Jon Snow, who was present at the launch, tweeted “Fertility and symbolism” with pictures of the cockerel.

What do you think of the big blue cock? Please leave your comments below…

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  • this sumes him up a Cock up to the ordaniry man in the street.
    We as a country have become a laughing stock to others, we pay homage to fools and idots and hold them in ore.
    WHY

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