Street artist builds wall around Trump's Hollywood star

Street artist builds wall around Trump's Hollywood star

Posted July 21, 2016 09:21:28 Photo: The tiny wall features American flags and barbed wire. (Plastic Jesus) Related Story: Donald Trump ad campaign ‘shows Morocco not US-Mexico border’ A street artist has constructed a tiny wall on the border of Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The six-inch-high, adorned with American flags in each corner and ringed with barbed wire, also featured the distinctive logo of Los Angeles-based street artist Plastic Jesus. The artist, a British former journalist who has been living in Los Angeles for nine…

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Turkey coup attempt: Obama, Erdogan discuss status of cleric Fethullah Gulen

Turkey coup attempt: Obama, Erdogan discuss status of cleric Fethullah Gulen

Washington: President Barack Obama and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have discussed the status of US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, blamed by Turkish authorities for masterminding a recent failed coup, during a call, the White House says. The Turkish government has filed material in electronic form about Gulen with the US government, which has been waiting for a formal extradition request, White House spokesman Josh Earnest said on Tuesday. Previous slideNext slide Turkey coup: Bombs drop on civilians Wildfires rage in record heat Journalist killed in Kiev car bomb Nice attack:…

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Big banks, retailers, politicians considered unethical: survey

Big banks, retailers, politicians considered unethical: survey

Posted July 20, 2016 22:11:13 Photo: The banking, finance and insurance industry scored lowest in the survey (ABC News: Margaret Burin ) Big banks, retailers, large companies, politicians and the media are considered unethical by members of the public, according to a new survey. Key points: Half of those surveyed said state and federal parliaments are not ethical Charities and the not-for-profit industry were rated as very ethical CEOs, directors, boards considered “vital” in improving public image The survey of 1,000 Australians by the Governance Institute, a body which represents…

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Chef Neil Perry to transform David Jones food halls into a 'world-class' experience

Chef Neil Perry to transform David Jones food halls into a 'world-class' experience

Standing inside one of David Jones’ bustling food halls, renowned chef Neil Perry recalls the days he visited as a youngster with his father and marvelled at the fresh produce, and in particular, an “amazing apple”. Previous slideNext slide David Jones autumn/winter 2016 Sass and Bide: Autumn and Spring campaign Susan Sarandon: Fine at 69 The cost of your un-loved dresses Australia’s global jewellery tycoon Bella Hadid at Fashion Week Australia Madonna bares all at the Met Gala Met exhibition highlights the art of fashion David Jones autumn/winter 2016 David…

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Taylor Swift ‘mourned’ in Melbourne mural (AAP)

Taylor Swift ‘mourned’ in Melbourne mural (AAP)

AAP –AAPon July 20, 2016, 3:56 pm VideoJoseph Kahn stokes the West-Swift fued fire Melbourne graffiti artist Lush has painted a mural that appears to have killed off pop star Taylor Swift. The large picture of Swift’s head in Hosier Lane in the city is accompanied by the words: “In Loving memory of … Taylor Swift 1989-2016”. A mural by Melbourne graffiti artist Lushsux is seen in Hosier Lane on July 20, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. The mural was painted in response to the current social media spat between Taylor…

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