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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    Frankfurt-based Brazilian designer Andre Levy paints tiny pop culture characters on coins from all over the world. The project, titled, "Tales You Lose," began as a series through Levy's Instagram account (@zhion) trying to creatively poke some fun into familiar and famous faces.
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    A recent post of the comic book hero, Spiderman, with caption, "Look out! Here comes the #spiderman #talesyoulose."
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    Queen Elizabeth appears as Cinderella on the English pound coin with caption, "Before Midnight #cinderella #disney #princess #queenelizabeth #talesyoulose."
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    Thomas Jefferson, as Karl Lagerfeld, posted Sept. 10, 2013, "Happy Birthday Karl #lagerfeld #karllagerfeld #fashion #talesyoulose" Lagerfeld turned 80 years old.
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    The Smurfs, "A real-size portrait #papasmurf #smurfs #talesyoulose."
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    Andre Levy paints a Chinese version of Albert Einsten with caption, "E=MC² (Einstein=Money.China²) #einstein #talesyoulose."
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    Where's Waldo?
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    The Super Mario Brothers? Mario, right, says, "Let's a go! #talesyoulose #mario #supermariobros #nintendo." Luigi, left, says, "Mamma mia! #talesyoulose #luigi #supermariobros #nintendo."
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    Andre Levy paints Alex DeLarge from 1971's "A Clockwork Orange," with caption, "I've put a schlapa in a malenky golly for you droogies. #prettypolli #aclockworkorange #kubrick #talesyoulose."
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    Alice in Wonderland, "Off with her head! #alice #aliceinwonderland #disney #lewiscarroll #talesyoulose."
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    Tales You Lose posts Harry Potter, with caption, "I solemnly swear that I am up to no good! #harrypotter #gryffindor #hogwarts #talesyoulose."
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on Thai coins that Tales You Lose calls, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Thai."
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  • Painted Coins: Tales You lose

    "Jinkies!" says Velma Dinkley from "Scooby Doo, Where Are You?"
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