Saturday. Turner’s Cross in Cork.
Patrick Lehane writes:
Garda cutbacks still in place
A faithful replica of Daft Punk’s Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo’s helmet, hand-sculpted with custom PCB electronics, Wifi, MIDI, motion and audio interaction, and 250 RGB LEDs.
Prefer Thomas Bangalter’s LED lid?
Related: Helm’s Beep
Artist Danae Stratou and former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis on Monday
Meanwhile, in the Seanad:
In an attempt to quit his two-packs-a-day 26 year smoking habit, 42-year-old İbrahim Yücel from the western Turkish province of Kütahya has taken to wearing a helmet-like wire cage on his head, locked on two sides.
According to Hurriyet Daily News, İbrahim’s been wearing the thing since last Friday, and managed to make it through the weekend without smoking.
No word on how he’s done since.
The Predator 2 motorcycle helmet ($780) complete with dreadlock mullet and tri-laser (LED) ‘scope’.
Optional extras include tiny spearheads on the end of the dreads, and a ‘hyper real’ airbrush finish complete with scars and plasma burns.
Watch the promo video here. Then go paint your 1989 Yamaha Jog black.