“I think it’s a little creepy,” one wrote. “Why is he shirtless? The PNB we know and love is never without a collared shirt.”
“Do you think he posed for it topless?” another wondered.
“I’m dressing him with my eyes,” Tennessean ex Jennifer Brooks wrote. She added: “Hey! Hands up, everyone who wants Gov. Haslam to go with the same sculptor, in a Rodin 'Thinker' pose."
Finally, Bredesen himself popped up to beg for mercy. “Guys,” he wrote, “Give me a break! The sculptor likes to do ‘classic’ busts. …”