New Mexico Republicans slam Breaking Bad statues for 'glorifying meth makers'

Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul at Breaking Bad statue unveiling
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New Mexico Republicans want to be the ones who knock ... down some controversial new statues.

Conservatives in the state are criticizing two statues that were recently erected at the Albuquerque Convention Center in New Mexico dedicated to Walter White and Jesse Pinkman, the meth dealer characters played by Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul in Breaking Bad, per Variety. The show, which revolves around a chemistry teacher who teams up with his former student to cook crystal meth and build a drug empire, is set in New Mexico and was filmed there.

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