Miami Orange

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If I had to pick an official mascot of Miami, it would probably be this character. Does anyone know the origins, and doesn’t it have a name, King Orange or something? He’s been around forever it seems, the recent removal of the Bayside Plaza building on Biscayne Blvd revealed another classic orange on the side of the Holiday Inn.

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ed update: Thanks to a reader for this link. Artist’s name is ATOMIK, still not sure about the orange or why I thought it had a name, maybe it does but I haven’t found anything yet.