Elephant Parade

The leg of an elephant sculpture titled "Punkaphant" created by Andre Miripolsky is seen during the Elephant Parade kickoff event on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, in Dana Point, Calif. Thirty life-size elephant sculptures made their first public debut in Southern California in an effort to bring awareness to the endangered Asian Elephant species. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

August 22, 2013 1:17 pm  •