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Another fantastic find during his trip to South Africa was dozens of beaded animal sculptures. "I just flipped out [for the sculptures]—it was like being on a safari and suddenly every animal in the world in the world is right there," Johnson says. "And these guys, they all made them themselves, and again they were hanging out by the side of the road hoping somebody would come by and buy some. I came by and bought all of them, which caused quite a stir!"