Despite the Associated Press’ initial Feb. 13 story, a “planned statue in a Paris suburb that is to be modeled after French first lady Carla Bruni-Sarkozy” will only likely cost €81,000, according to the AP’s correction the same day.
The AP originally had reported that the status would cost €81 million. Whoops! A Feb. 13 story by the AP published in the Sun Herald reported on the criticism of the pricy statue.
Read the short correction here.