Dave sez, "In Singapore's Fort Canning Park is an old WWII bunker that was repurposed a decade or two ago as a tourist attraction. They installed a number of lifelike animatronic British generals so visitors could experience what it must have been like as they deliberated surrendering to the Japanese. Unfortunately, it doesn't look like they've oiled their robots in a while..."
Under ordinary circumstances, I'd award these the prize for creepiest animatronic in Singapore, but I happen to have personally seen the animatronic reenactment of the castration of the eunuch admiral Chen Ho at the 1421 exhibit, which is a tough act to beat.
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