Wednesday, 26. November 2014
17. 06. 11. - 13:00
Elvis fans are All Shook Up after a French artist built a lifesize replica of Elvis Presley’s Graceland - out of scaffold poles in Poland.
The 1:1 scale Maison d’Elvis by Alexandre Perigot erected in the city of Lublin is made entirely out of scaffolding - and is a faithful representation of the King’s Memphis mansion.
"People coming here can feel that they are inside the real home of Elvis. They can even see the bathroom where he died," Perigot’s assistant Malogorzata Grygielewicz said.
The neoclassical Elvis house - part of a travelling exhibition - will open to the public later this month with a local choir singing hits of the late King of Rock and Roll.
However, a group of fans have started a Facebook page branding the project "tasteless" - and demanding it be scrapped.
How An Austrian Park Every Year Becomes A Lake
Spectacular images that show how a park becomes a lake each spring complete with underwater trees have been captured by two divers.
Mad About Mammoths At Vienna Museum
A unique exhibition in the Austrian capital Vienna has proved a massive hit after bringing together for the first time some of the most famous frozen woolly mammoth remains.
Controversy Over Advert For Fucking Hell Beer
An Austrian political party has defended a decision to promote a local beer named after the village of Fucking.
Luigi Restaurant Cooks Up Delicious Delights For Winter Season
Brothers Luigi and Leo Doci who own the renowned Luigi restaurant chain will be cooking up a storm in Semmering this winter.
Church Porn Star In Court
A Polish-born woman who made a video of herself masturbating in church is facing six months in jail after a viewer called police when he recognised the woman.
Hugh Grant Cuddles Lamb On Animal Farm With Mrs Glock
Hugh Grant led a star-studded turnout at Austria's animal farm project which unveiled its Christmas market this week.
Cheating Wife Buries Hubby Alive For New Lover
A woman who married her sister’s fiance and then attacked him with a knife before burying him alive so she could be with her new lover is facing life in jail.
Spate of Crimes throughout Vienna and Lower Austria Solved
Four men have been arrested after committing 113 break-ins, 21 thefts and causing at least 260,000 Euros worth of damage.
Dad Punished Child, 2, With Boiling Hot Shower
A two-year-old girl is in an artificial coma and fighting for her life after her father threw her into a scalding hot shower leaving her with severe burns at the family home in the Austrian capital Vienna.
Police And Firemen Get Cold Turkey
Flipping the bird was given a new meaning in Austria this week when a truck filled with plucked turkeys overturned, closing a busy motorway in the process.
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