MEET METRO MAN. Metro (newspaper) is the first place for news and gossip on the daily commute - and for one teenager, it is also the inspiration and material for her art.
Emily Davidson collected dozens of papers for her Metro Man statue.
‘The concept of the sculpture is that the man is a typical commuter hurrying to catch a train but just so happens to be made from the newspaper he reads daily, Metro,’ she said. - Sonia Elks, The Metro (02/04/2012)
After last weeks TREE-MU, today it's the turn of ET, the Extra TREE-estrial ......
ALIEN SPOTTED IN TREE TRUNK. Luckily for anyone of a nervous disposition walking through this village in Suffolk on a dark night, this creatures bark (tree/bark - get it?) is definitely worse than its bite.
Have you twigged what it is yet?
A tree on the edge of Badwell Ash has proved an unusual location for a UFO sighting, with some observers claiming that the knotted trunk resembles the figure of an alien. - Rob Leigh, The Mirror (03/04/2012)
What a CATastrophe!
BURGLARS CAUGHT BY SECURITY CAMERAS THEY HAD INSTALLED. Four burglars have been jailed after a CCTV system they installed at one of their own homes filmed them carrying stolen goods back from a robbery.
The dozy quartet were seen getting out of a car wearing latex gloves and the carrying the jewellery. One was also captured putting empty boxes into a wheelie bin outside the property in Armley, Leeds, West Yorks. - The Telegraph (05/04/2012)
As always I will endeavour to bring you the links (marked in bold capitals) to articles I have used in my Media Monday posts but this is not always possible.