The story of the Muffler Men: The fiberglass titans of retro roadside kitsch

If you ever took a road trip across the US in the 1960s or 1970s, you probably saw more than a few Muffler Men. They’re a prime example of the kind of roadside kitsch that evokes memories of Route 66. These giant statues, often in different costumes, were always holding something; lumberjacks holding axes, pirates … Continue reading The story of the Muffler Men: The fiberglass titans of retro roadside kitsch