I have a friend in New York who has
covered every surface inside her
apartment with a variety of mosaic tiles.
Having seen Mount Rushmore, I know it's
there is always room for improvement, so
my idea is to put the two together and let
my friend Rose loose on the mountain
an ample supply of mosaic tiles.
Time lapse photography would record
inexorable progress, and the whole
venture would be paid for with a
a tile" scheme.
Folk who sponsor would receive a chart
showing the precise location of their
tile. Wealthy individuals or corporations
might decide to take ownership of an
entire feature, such as George
Washington's rather sullen brow or
Theodore Roosevelt's bushy moustache.
As for my own preferences... I'm hoping
that Lincoln's hair will get a variety of