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In this photo made available on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, a statue of the Roald Dahl character Matilda is unveiled alongside one of US President Donald Trump, in Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire, England. The two statues show Trump in a face to face confrontation with the character Matilda, whose story was first published 30 years ago. The choice of Trump for the statue was made after the Roald Dahl Story Company asked the British public what Matilda life would be like in 2018 and who was the figure the strong willed Matilda would be most likely to stand up to. (David Parry/PA via AP)
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