Koopalings ! <ul><li>Most of the Koopalings have wild punk hairstyles and are named after musicians. Iggy Koopa's name comes from Iggy Pop ; Morton Koopa, Jr.'s name comes from Morton Downey, Jr ., while the scar star on his eye is based on KISS guitarist Paul Stanley's makeup </li></ul>
Connect – Don Quixote <ul><li>1 - Don Quijote Airport, an airport currently under construction in the south of Ciudad Real, Spain </li></ul><ul><li>2 - Don Quijote (space probe), an unmanned space mission proposed by the European Space Agency </li></ul><ul><li>3 - 3552 Don Quixote, a small main belt, potentially hazardous asteroid </li></ul>
Connect - Caldecott Medal <ul><li>1 - The reverse of the medal depicts another of Caldecott's illustrations, "Four and twenty blackbirds bak'd in a pie." </li></ul><ul><li>2 - Randolph Caldecott after whom the medal is named </li></ul><ul><li>3 - The scene on the face of the medal is derived from Randolph Caldecott's illustrations for The Diverting Story of John Gilpin </li></ul>
Operation Peter Pan, closing the circle in Cuba
11. <ul><li>Workable.About etymology of something (Y) </li></ul><ul><li>W is an ancient hill town and in central Italy, </li></ul><ul><li>Named ‘W’ when Romans conquered the area . It was renamed after river ‘X’ which is a river in England, </li></ul><ul><li>Naming of Y is Uncertain. One of the stories regarding naming of ‘Y’ is mentioned above. Eventhough there are no indications. </li></ul><ul><li>What is ‘Y’ mentioned here? </li></ul>W X Y? X
Gary Larson once drew a cartoon in his The Far Side newspaper comic that showed two chimpanzees grooming. One finds a human hair on the other and inquires, “Conducting a little more ‘research’ with that Jane Goodall tramp?”
13.They are nicknamed so due to lack of something . What’s their nickname ?
Major Richard Hannay <ul><li>Created by Scottish novelist John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir (1). In his autobiography, Memory Hold-the-Door , Buchan suggests that the character is based, in part, on Edmund Ironside, 1st Baron Ironside (2) </li></ul>
16.The lady giving the eff should thank the guy on right . Why ?
<ul><li>Pseudonyms used by Artemis Fowl II includes "Dr. F. Roy Dean Schlippe" (Freudian slip), "Emmesey Squire" (E=mc2), "Dr. C. Niall DeMencha" (senile dementia), and "Sir E. Brum" (cerebrum) </li></ul>
18.This species of Dinosaurs was named after a character who was first portrayed by the author itself for a certain magazine . Which Character ?
Irritator challengeri named after Professor Challenger and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was the first person to portray Professor Challenger, dressing and making up as the professor for a photograph he wanted included in The Lost World's initial serialized publication in the Strand Magazine. <ul><li>, </li></ul>
19.He spelled the word X for his most famous project Y , A variant of X has received tons of hits in google search . Who ? X-Y ?
Connect - Kilgore Trout <ul><li>-created by author Kurt Vonnegut. </li></ul><ul><li>-Originally created as a fictionalized version of author Theodore Sturgeon (Vonnegut's colleague in the genre of science fiction) </li></ul><ul><li>-Trout is also the titular author of the novel Venus on the Half-Shell, pseudonymously written by Philip José Farmer. </li></ul>
21.Just ID the two who are involved in Golf . Also name the comic strip .
<ul><li>Igor Wagner - pianist working for Bianca Castafiore . </li></ul><ul><li>Named after Igor Stravinsky, and Richard Wagner. </li></ul><ul><li>Bianca Castafiore was modelled after Aino Ackté </li></ul>
29.Who is the missing chap ? What’s the funda ?