Photos: Denver is Strange tumblr's ten most memorable posts

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Number 4: Santa Claws
Denver: home of the psychic gambling lobsters. I don't think I'd trust a lobster this far from the ocean, no matter what he promised. (From the 18 April 2000 issue of the Weekly World News.)
Number 3: Arch nemesis
The Welcome Arch (sometimes called the Mizpah Arch) was installed in front of Denver's Union Station in 1906 as a gateway welcoming visitors arriving by train to the city. As cars became more numerous on the streets of downtown, the arch was deemed a traffic hazard, and was removed in 1931. As the above postcard shows us, it was also possibly a hazard to humorously drunk people.
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