Mob in Congo Destroys 'Mystery Monolith'

A 'mystery monolith' that appeared in the Democratic Republic of Congo over the weekend wound up causing such a stir that an angry mob actually swarmed the piece and destroyed it. The latest chapter in the strange global craze reportedly began on Sunday morning when residents of the capital city of Kinshasa discovered that one of the odd triangular objects had been placed in a roundabout overnight. As has been the case when such pieces have popped up in other locations throughout the world over the last few months, the 12-foot-tall metallic monolith became the proverbial talk of the town rather quickly.

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