The Statue of Liberty Almost Lived in Egypt


View taken from the sea of the statue of Liberty a neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York City, in the United States. The statue, designed by French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi, was dedicated on October 28, 1886, as a gift to the United States from the people of France. America circa 1900. The Montifraulo Collection / Getty Images

Today the Statue of Liberty is one of the most famous landmarks in the United States -- but it almost didn't make it to Liberty Island. Join the guys as they explore the strange story of Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi and his quest to build this iconic monument.