This Sunday gone a man defaced a painting by Mark Rothco in the Tate. The man who did it has been named and has spoken out to papers but has not yet been found by police. Vladimir Umanets, the man who claims to have defaced the artwork spoke of himself as a new Marcel Duchamp, the French artist who signed a urinal and called it art in 1917. (here).
Lady Gaga launched her new perfume ‘Fame’ in Harrods on Sunday and was greeted by boos from fans that had waiting up to 5 hours to see the star. She refused to walk the length of her ‘black carpet’ and spent less than 5 minutes outside giving fans any of her time (here)
Don’t drink any cocktails that have liquid nitrogen in if you want to keep your stomach. A girl has had to have her stomach removed after having a bad reaction to liquid nitrogen in a cocktail that caused a perforation in the wall of her stomach. (here)