La Princesse, The 50-Foot Spider, Driven into the Abyss

We've been closely following the story of La Princesse » 9/08/08 12:15pm 9/08/08 12:15pm, the 50-foot theatrical/mechanical spider that , and in a tragic turn of events, we're sad to report that the spider did not go on a killing rampage and was instead pushed into a tunnel to disappear forever. The night included pyrotechnics and fountains, not done…

The 50-Foot Mechanical Spider Awakens

The 50-foot robot spider known as "La Princesse" has awakened from hibernation to explore the streets of Liverpool. This £1.5m beast is supposed to aid tourism and spur the local economy—which will just mean that La Princesse has more goodies to eat. We're not quite sure what strange marching bands and snow have to do… » 9/05/08 5:20pm 9/05/08 5:20pm