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Mona Lisa attacked by climate activists

The Mona Lisa, the famous work byLeonardo da Vinci, was attacked yesterday (Sunday, May 29) at the Louvre Museum in Paris.

The priceless16th-centurypainting wasfortunately not damaged, authorities say.

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According to witnesses present who told their stories on social media, the attacker was a young man wearing a wig who arrived at the Louvre in a wheelchair. Once in front of the 77 × 53 cm work, the man jumped up and tried to “break the bulletproof glass,” said one witness.

The assailant then “smeared cake on the glass and threw roses everywhere, before being subdued by security,” another witness said on Twitter.

Upon arrest, the assailant uttered the words, “Think of the Earth.”

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“There are people who are destroying the Earth. Think about it. Artists tell you: think about the Earth. That’s why I did this,” he said.

The Louvre Museum staff quickly wiped off the cake, which had covered the bulletproof glass.

This is not the first timethe Mona Lisa has been vandalized. It was stolen in 1911 by a museum employee. In the 1950s, it was damaged in an acid attack by a vandal!

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On average, 20,000 visitors come to admire and photographLeonardo da Vinci‘s Mona Lisa daily.This makes it the most popular piece in the world.

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Celine Dion: New biography reveals new secrets

Céline Dion is yet again the talk of the town, as another biography about her has just been released.

La vraie histoire, a book written by two French authors, Laurence Pieau and Hervé Tropéa, reveal new aspects of the career, personal life and health of the international star.

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Revelations about René Angélil, René-Charles Angélil and about Céline Dion herself have been the talk of the town for a few days now, but also in Europe.

The biographical book in question, available now, seems complete and well elaborated, benefiting from research that is said to be exhaustive and professional.

Moreover, as reported by the Journal de Montréal, according to Hervé Tropéa, Celine would suffer from a problem of muscle spasms, which would delay her return on stage.

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A book, published at Robert Laffont, which does not go unnoticed in any case!

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Karine Vanasse receives a nice tribute for her birthday!

The makeup artist and hair stylist Leslie-Ann Thomson highlights the birthday of the actress Karine Vanasse and it’s quite funny!

Indeed, it is in a reel-like publication made on Instagram that Leslie-Ann Thomson decided to highlight the birthday of Vanasse!

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“Happy Birthday to my Queen @karinevanasse I wish you all the best because you deserve it all😻❤✨🎂🥂I
can’t wait to see you climb another tree 🌲🌳🌴XO LA”, we can read in the description of the publication which shows some pretty funny moments to watch!

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“When @leslie_ann_thomson wishes you a happy birthday via a reel, it feels like you’ve been living happily, climbing trees and eating Cheetos without guilt all year… and that’s pretty much the feeling I’m leaving #38 with,” theBefore the Crash actress responded by reposting the video on her page in which she is seen… actually climbing trees and eating Cheetos!

Colleagues and fans also wanted to wish Karine a happy birthday in the comments!

Now it’s our turn to wish a happy birthday to an actress who never ceases to impress us.

Happy birthday Karine!

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It happened on a… November 26

2018

DC superhero film “Aquaman” directed by James Wan starring Jason Momoa and Amber Heard premieres in London

2003

Supersonic airplane the Concorde makes its last ever flight, returning to Bristol, England.

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1992

Queen Elizabeth II had volunteered to start paying taxes on her personal income.

1984

Guy Lafleur announces he will retire from hockey; after 518 goals and 14 years of service with the Montreal Canadiens.

1971

Viola Léger puts on her first performance of Antonine Maillet’s ‘La Sagouine’ for a Moncton radio station.

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1962

Fab Four have their first recording session under name The Beatles

1956

“The Price Is Right” debuts on NBC.

1948

1st polaroid camera (model 95) sold for $89.75 in Boston at the Jordan Marsh department store..

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1942

The motion picture “Casablanca” had its world premiere at the Hollywood Theater in New York City.

1922

English archaeologist Howard Carter opens Tutankhamun’s virtually intact tomb in Egypt.

1917

The National Hockey League (NHL) was officially formed in Montreal, Canada.

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1865

“Alice in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll is published in America.

1789

1st national Thanksgiving in America.

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