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Chickens Dressed Like Napoleon, Einstein and Other Historical Figures

They came, they clucked and they conquered. Get the story behind these absurd portraits and how they came to be

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Roberts considers the portraits a success because the historical figures are instantly recognizable. “You don’t have to put too much thought in putting it together,” she says. “It is just a quick visual hit that makes you laugh and encourages you to read the story.”

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