Only people to be nominated for Academy Award for best Original Song
but did not perform at the ceremony.
The Adventures of Chubbolk Holmes, a spoof of Sherlock Holmes, was
the first British comic strip and was written and illustrated by Jack Butler
Yeats, brother of Noble Laureate William Butler Yeats.
The painting was one of many child pictures for which Millais had
become well known in his later years. It was modelled by his five year
old grandson William Milbourne James and was based on 17th century
Dutch precursors, which commented upon the transience of life. These
sometimes depicted young boys blowing bubbles, typically set against
skulls and other signs of death.
The painting was seen by William Barratt, managing director of
______. Barratt purchased the original painting from Ingram for £2,200
which gave him exclusive copyright on the picture.
What did this lead to?
First verse of ‘Sailing to Byzantium’ by William Butler Yeats:
That is_________________. The young
In one another's arms, birds in the trees
- Those dying generations - at their song,
The salmon-falls, the mackerel-crowded seas,
Fish, flesh, or fowl, commend all summer long
Whatever is begotten, born, and dies.
Caught in that sensual music all neglect
Monuments of unaging intellect.
Aethiopica, written by Heliodorus of
Emesa in the 3rd century AD has long
been regarded as the longest text
written in Ancient Greek. However in
2006 after nearly 1500 years, a recent
translation of a book, has overtaken it
as the longest text in the language.
In the French translation of Harry
Potter, why is the real name of
Voldemort given as Tom Elvis
quot;When politicians, newspapers, and the public generally use the
phrase _______for their convenience, in parody or descriptively to
further a communication of their views on SDI, plaintiff has no
rights as owner of the mark to prevent this use of _______. ...
Since Jonathan Swift's time, creators of fictional worlds have seen
their vocabulary for fantasy appropriated to describe reality.
Trademark laws regulate unfair competition, not the parallel
development of new dictionary meanings in the everyday give and
take of human discourse.“
Final decision by a judge in case by X against someone over the
use of something (blanked). What is X trying to prevent?
First issue of a comic
series that later became a
successful multi media
______________ is inspired
by a passage in L. Frank
Baum's novel, quot;The Magic of
Ozquot;, in which the Nome King
and Kiki Aru convince a
certain number of forest-
dwellers that they will have an
endless supply of food if they
become an army of human
soldiers for them.
“X” is the nickname of the 25th Infantry
Division which has seen action in
WWII, Korea, Vietnam, Southwest Asia and
Iraq. The Division is notable for being the
subject of The Thin Red Line (1998) (based
on James Jones's novel) and Platoon (1986).
Famous members include Oliver
Stone, rapper Ice-T and Alaskan Governor
Sarah Palin's eldest son. Y is a recent film
whose name is a play on X in keeping with its
plot, which is also a spoof on the above
•Mera Dil Leke Dekho (2006)
•Rok Sako To Rok Lo (2004)
•Agni Pankh (2004)
•Kucch To Hai (2003)
•Dil Vil Pyar Vyar (2002)
•Dil Hai Tumhaara (2002)
•Moksha: Salvation (2001)
•Jai Hind (1999)
•Keemat: They Are Back (1998)
Oh Darling Yeh Hai India (1995)