Kimberley kids go from the outback to the Opera House for Dance Rites

Kimberley kids go from the outback to the Opera House for Dance Rites

Posted November 23, 2017 07:00:40 Video: From the outback to the Opera House (ABC News) Related Story: Aboriginal people move to reclaim art that sparked extra-terrestrial theory Sitting alone in his boarding school dormitory, Folau Umbagai would sing the songs his grandfathers taught him to make his homesickness go away. It helped him survive, thousands of kilometres from his remote home in Western Australia’s far northern Kimberley. “I wanted to come back, but as soon as I started [missing home] I got my tapping sticks and just sang away,” he…

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Malia Obama spotted kissing new love Rory Farquharson at Harvard football match

Malia Obama spotted kissing new love Rory Farquharson at Harvard football match

MALIA Obama’s new boyfriend is a British student who attended one of the UK’s most prestigious high schools. The two were spotted kissing last week at a football game between Harvard (where they both attend) and Yale. Camera IconRory Farquharson (far right) during his days at the Rugby school in England. Picture: FacebookPicture: SuppliedAccording to DailyMail.com, 19-year-old Rory Farquharson attended the swanky Rugby school where he was a prefect. Sources told DailyMail.com that Farquharson was considered “quite a catch”. Rugby is one of England’s top schools, rated slightly below the…

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How dot paintings were swapped for a government 4WD

How dot paintings were swapped for a government 4WD

Posted November 22, 2017 13:30:24 Photo: Most of the Yuendumu artists who painted the school doors also worked on Toyota Dreaming. (Supplied: Warlukurlangu Artists Aboriginal Art Centre) Audio: Treasure Trove: Toyota Dreaming (ABC News) It was a bold deal that benefitted both parties — but it is hard to imagine it being approved today. It was 1986, and five artists from the Northern Territory community of Yuendumu swapped two paintings for a government four-wheel drive vehicle so they could travel to their homelands. The artworks, known as Toyota Dreaming, were…

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Lady Gaga’s fiance Christian Carino has her face tattooed onto his arm

Lady Gaga’s fiance Christian Carino has her face tattooed onto his arm

LADY Gaga is known for her outrageous fashion style and since she’s shot to fame she’s donned anything from a meat dress to a telephone hat. But she seems to have passed the torch to fiance Christian Carino who has shocked social media users with his latest tattoo choice, reports The Sun. Camera IconChristian Carino shows off his bicep tattoo featuring fiancee Lady Gaga. Picture: TwitterPicture: SuppliedGaga Daily, a fansite dedicated to the talented performer, shared a picture of Lady Gaga that is identical to a tattoo on Carino’s upper…

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Pixar chief takes leave after 'missteps' with employees

Pixar chief takes leave after 'missteps' with employees

Posted November 22, 2017 17:37:02 Pixar co-founder and Walt Disney Animation chief John Lasseter says he is taking a six-month leave of absence, citing “missteps” with employees. Key points: John Lasseter is known for directing Toy Story and other children’s films Rashida Jones denies allegation unwanted advance led to Pixar departure Lasseter will take sabbatical to take better care of himself The boisterous, Hawaiian-shirt-wearing personality behind some of the most beloved children’s films of the past 30 years, like Toy Story, is the latest entertainment titan to be exposed for…

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