For decades, the old oaks on Toomer’s Corner were covered in toilet paper during home football Saturdays.
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Die-hard Alabama fan Harvey Updyke Jr. poisoned the trees, forcing the school to eventually bring them down.
Well, Tuesday was that day, as the trees were officially uprooted in a sad day for Auburn students, past, present and even future.
The scene moments ago at Toomers Corner. They are coming down. twitter.com/TimBrando/stat…
— Tim Brando (@TimBrando) April 23, 2013