The botched painting that saved a town: You may be surprised to learn how the Ecce Homo story ended.

Amusing Planet:

Every year, tens of thousands of curious visitors with a grotesque sense of humor come from the far corners of the world to see with their own eyes the tragic fiasco, and leave with souvenirs such as mugs and t-shirt printed with the ‘new and improved’ Ecce Homo.

Cecilia Giménez, who’s restoration attempt was once ridiculed and mocked, is now a local celebrity.