And he said unto them, Full well ye
reject the commandment of YHWH,
that ye may keep your own tradition.  
Thou shalt have no other gods before Me.
Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image . . .   
                  Exodus 20:3, 4a
Of course, we would never refer to
our statues, monuments, towers,
and images, as idols or gods . . .
Our very own
golden calf
often referred to as the Wall Street Bull
Washington Monument
Statue of Liberty
Liberty Bell
Lincoln Memorial
Devil's Tower National Monument
Mt. Rushmore