A screen grab from a video of the giant Donald Trump robot. Photo: Don Lessem via YouTube

‘Dumping Trump’: giant Donald Trump robot sitting on gold toilet is on its way from China to Britain to protest US president’s visit

  • Inspired by last year’s Trump blimp, robot depicts US leader with his trousers down, tweeting on the toilet, while his long red tie dangles into the bowl
  • Anti-Trump campaigner and dinosaur expert Don Lessem paid US$25,000 to commission automaton in Sichuan
Topic |   Donald Trump

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A screen grab from a video of the giant Donald Trump robot. Photo: Don Lessem via YouTube
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Ozeki Takakeisho (left) shoves out Maegashira Endo on the first day of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo on Sunday. Photo: Japan News-Yomiuri

On brand: Donald Trump to present custom-made ‘Trump Cup’ trophy to sumo grand champion during Japan visit

  • US president expected to enter ring – possibly in slippers – to present prize to winner in Tokyo
  • Sumo awards are typically named after a country or business, rather than an individual
Topic |   Shinzo Abe

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Ozeki Takakeisho (left) shoves out Maegashira Endo on the first day of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament in Tokyo on Sunday. Photo: Japan News-Yomiuri
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