Newest Statue on Wall Street: 'Pissing Pug'

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For about three hours on Monday, artist Alex Gardega kept his sloppily constructed statue of a dog squatted next to "Fearless Girl" and it looked a lot like it was peeing on her leg.

"Fearless Girl was created to stand as a reminder that having more women in leadership positions positively contributes to overall performance and strengthens our economy", State Street said in a statement.

Ultimately, he worries that the Fearless Girl will be seen as comparable to the Wall Street bull, which was funded by Di Modica himself.

A New York City sculptor is so upset about the placement of the "Fearless Girl" statue that he chose to take things into his own hands to express his dismay.

"This is corporate nonsense", he said. It makes the "Bull" a "Bully"-and that ruins the original artists vision for his work: a symbol of progress and defiance in and of itself".

For his part, Gardega described his dog statue nearly urinating on a statue of a little girl as an artist's statement.

In April, the bull's sculptor, Arturo Di Modica, asked the city of NY to remove the girl from the scene, as she distorts his original work and violates copyright statutes.

Gardega's sentiment on the Fearless Girl echoes Di Modica's.

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An angry sculptor has added a statue of a dog taking a leak on the Fearless Girl statue in Manhattan.

The pissing pug is the latest iteration of an odd NY trend of artists working out their differences using guerilla statues.

After being up for nearly three hours, Gardega took his statue down. Those who defend Fearless Girl are defending corporate greed, not women's rights.

Reaction to "Pissing Pug" was mixed online, but many people called it misogynistic, despite Gardega's claims that it was meant to be anti-corporation, not anti-feminist.

A Boston-based financial company installed the "Fearless Girl" near Wall Street's "Charging Bull" in March.

The artist even intimated that he made the dog especially sloppily just to stick it to his defiant girl.

Both "The Fearless Girl" and "The Charging Bull" appeared on the street overnight without prior permission.

"I took it away personally", he said.

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