In 1950, Swiss interior designer-turned-photography collector Susanne von Meiss stumbled upon two photographs taken by Richard Avedon: In one, a smiling blond woman emerges from a cab, flaunting her sweeping satin gown. In another, a woman laughs, hand on hip, framed by the decadent doors of a small french cafe.
The death toll from last week’s devastating floods in Sri Lanka was revealed to have risen to triple digits Tuesday, as receding waters laid bare the extent of the disaster’s damage.
At least 101 people have been confirmed dead over the past week, the country’s Disaster Management Centre (DMC) was cited as reporting by Agence France-Presse.
“Over 530 houses have been completely destroyed and another 4,000 partly damaged,” DMC spokesman Pradeep Kodippili told AFP.
On Monday night, Johnny Depp went on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to talk about Australian Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce. Depp didn’t mince his words: he told Kimmel that Joyce looks like he was “inbred with a tomato,” a line that sent Twitter into a frenzy.
Joyce didn’t seem fazed, joking at a press conference on Wednesday that he was “turning into Johnny Depp’s Hannibal Lecter.”
“I’m inside his head, I’m pulling little strings and pulling little levers,” he said, according to the Guardian.
LOS ANGELES - Hillary Clinton and her Democratic allies dove deeper into Donald Trump's record Tuesday, launching a new round of attacks designed to paint the billionaire businessman as profiting off the housing crisis that hurt millions of Americans.