Been hitting your head against the wall tooBeen hitting your head against the wall too
much? Sometimes the world needs a b...
Einstein on theEinstein on the
BeachBeach  is is
an opera thatan opera that
premiered on Julypremiered on July
25, 1976 at...
AmateurAmateur
vocalist Susanvocalist Susan
Boyle became anBoyle became an
overnight sensationovernight sensation
after ap...
Villa Borghese is theVilla Borghese is the
largest public park inlargest public park in
Rome. It features aRome. It featur...
An ambiguous titleAn ambiguous title
and painting to theand painting to the
original 1991original 1991
American thrillerAm...
Jennifer LoveJennifer Love
Hewitt's boyfriendHewitt's boyfriend
used her book forused her book for
advice on asking heradv...
Mr. Bean, as describedMr. Bean, as described
by Rowan Atkinsonby Rowan Atkinson
himself is "a child in ahimself is "a chil...
Tiger Woods and ElinTiger Woods and Elin
Nordegren haveNordegren have
finally executedfinally executed
their divorcetheir ...
The Facebook pageThe Facebook page
of Queen Elizabeth IIof Queen Elizabeth II
and the British royaland the British royal
f...
Jason Voorhees theJason Voorhees the
fictional character fromfictional character from
the Friday the 13the Friday the 13th...
Do you remember theDo you remember the
scene when Marilynscene when Marilyn
Monroe's skirt flew upMonroe's skirt flew up
w...
Ahmadinejad’s power isAhmadinejad’s power is
misunderstood in themisunderstood in the
West. He is the IranianWest. He is t...
Nancy PatriciaNancy Patricia
D'Alesandro Pelosi D'Alesandro Pelosi (born(born
March 26, 1940)March 26, 1940) the 60the 60t...
Vincent Bugliosi anVincent Bugliosi an
American attorney andAmerican attorney and
author had this to say aboutauthor had t...
Kanye West isKanye West is
generating controversygenerating controversy
yet again..this time withyet again..this time with...
The French Open is aThe French Open is a
major tennis tournamentmajor tennis tournament
held over two weeksheld over two w...
All the text depictedAll the text depicted
in this presentationin this presentation
was thoroughlywas thoroughly
searched ...
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  1. 1. Been hitting your head against the wall tooBeen hitting your head against the wall too much? Sometimes the world needs a breakmuch? Sometimes the world needs a break from the real you. However, there are somefrom the real you. However, there are some things you can do to treat your headache, herethings you can do to treat your headache, here is the pill for you………is the pill for you………
  2. 2. Einstein on theEinstein on the BeachBeach  is is an opera thatan opera that premiered on Julypremiered on July 25, 1976 at25, 1976 at the Avignon Festivalthe Avignon Festival in France, scoredin France, scored and writtenand written by Philip Glass andby Philip Glass and designed anddesigned and directed bydirected by theatricaltheatrical producer Robertproducer Robert Wilson. This isWilson. This is Glass's first andGlass's first and longest operalongest opera score, takingscore, taking approximately fiveapproximately five hours (a little underhours (a little under three and a halfthree and a half hours on CD) tohours on CD) to complete, with nocomplete, with no intermission.intermission. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  3. 3. AmateurAmateur vocalist Susanvocalist Susan Boyle became anBoyle became an overnight sensationovernight sensation after appearing on theafter appearing on the first round of 2009'sfirst round of 2009's popular U.K. realitypopular U.K. reality show Britain's Gotshow Britain's Got Talent. She caught theTalent. She caught the judges (and the world)judges (and the world) off guard with heroff guard with her masterful rendition ofmasterful rendition of "I Dreamed a Dream""I Dreamed a Dream" from the musical Lesfrom the musical Les Misérables. Her debutMisérables. Her debut album, I Dreamed aalbum, I Dreamed a Dream, was releasedDream, was released in 2009 and reachedin 2009 and reached number one on bothnumber one on both the US and UK charts,the US and UK charts, setting a record in hersetting a record in her homeland for firsthomeland for first week sales.week sales. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  4. 4. Villa Borghese is theVilla Borghese is the largest public park inlargest public park in Rome. It features aRome. It features a lake, temples,lake, temples, fountains, statues andfountains, statues and several museums. Itseveral museums. It has a collection ofhas a collection of sculptures with somesculptures with some important works byimportant works by Canova and Bernini.Canova and Bernini. The statue of PaulineThe statue of Pauline Bonaparte (in picture),Bonaparte (in picture), executed by Canovaexecuted by Canova between 1805 andbetween 1805 and 1808, has been in the1808, has been in the villa since 1838. Invilla since 1838. In 1807, Camillo1807, Camillo Borghese soldBorghese sold Napoleon 154 statues,Napoleon 154 statues, 160 busts, 170 bas-160 busts, 170 bas- reliefs, 30 columnsreliefs, 30 columns and various vases,and various vases, which constituewhich constitue the the BorgheseBorghese CollectionCollection in the in the Louvre.Louvre. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  5. 5. An ambiguous titleAn ambiguous title and painting to theand painting to the original 1991original 1991 American thrillerAmerican thriller Silence of the LambsSilence of the Lambs a film which blendsa film which blends the elements of thethe elements of the crime and horrorcrime and horror genres. When genres. When TheThe Silence of the LambsSilence of the Lambs   was released onwas released on February 14, 1991, itFebruary 14, 1991, it received much criticalreceived much critical acclaim. The film wonacclaim. The film won the top five Academythe top five Academy Awards: Best Picture,Awards: Best Picture, Best Actress (JodieBest Actress (Jodie Foster) Best ActorFoster) Best Actor (Anthony Hopkins)(Anthony Hopkins) Best DirectorBest Director  (Jonathan Demme) (Jonathan Demme) and Best Adaptedand Best Adapted Screenplay.Screenplay. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  6. 6. Jennifer LoveJennifer Love Hewitt's boyfriendHewitt's boyfriend used her book forused her book for advice on asking heradvice on asking her out. The 'Ghostout. The 'Ghost Whisperer' star - whoWhisperer' star - who has been romancinghas been romancing Alex Beh since July -Alex Beh since July - released areleased a relationship advicerelationship advice guideguide 'The Day I Shot'The Day I Shot Cupid'Cupid' earlier thisearlier this year and the actor-year and the actor- and-director admitsand-director admits he consulted the tomehe consulted the tome in order to learn morein order to learn more about the actress. about the actress.  Since everybody wasSince everybody was writing about herwriting about her dating life, JLHdating life, JLH decided it was time todecided it was time to give her own opinionsgive her own opinions on love and datingon love and dating and all that stuff.  and all that stuff.   the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  7. 7. Mr. Bean, as describedMr. Bean, as described by Rowan Atkinsonby Rowan Atkinson himself is "a child in ahimself is "a child in a grown man's body" agrown man's body" a far cry from the Ragingfar cry from the Raging Bull as he is seen here.Bull as he is seen here. The originalThe original RagingRaging BullBull is an emotionallyis an emotionally self-destructive boxer'sself-destructive boxer's journey through life.journey through life. It is a 1980 AmericanIt is a 1980 American biographical film basedbiographical film based on Jake La Motta aon Jake La Motta a middleweight boxermiddleweight boxer whosewhose sadomasochistic rage,sadomasochistic rage, sexual jealousy, andsexual jealousy, and animalistic appetiteanimalistic appetite exceeded theexceeded the boundaries of theboundaries of the prizefight ring, andprizefight ring, and destroyed hisdestroyed his relationship with hisrelationship with his wife and family.wife and family. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  8. 8. Tiger Woods and ElinTiger Woods and Elin Nordegren haveNordegren have finally executedfinally executed their divorcetheir divorce agreement. Theagreement. The divorce docs do notdivorce docs do not reveal details aboutreveal details about the split -- and thethe split -- and the terms of theterms of the settlement were notsettlement were not disclosed.  But as itdisclosed.  But as it first reported, Elin isfirst reported, Elin is set to receive overset to receive over $100 million from$100 million from Tiger.Tiger. While NordegrenWhile Nordegren plunges into a newplunges into a new life as a singlelife as a single mother, Woods'mother, Woods' sordid past keepssordid past keeps haunting him.haunting him. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  9. 9. The Facebook pageThe Facebook page of Queen Elizabeth IIof Queen Elizabeth II and the British royaland the British royal family has beenfamily has been littered with abusivelittered with abusive comments, andcomments, and Camilla and CharlesCamilla and Charles have become thehave become the targets oftargets of inappropriate posts.inappropriate posts. While over 220,000While over 220,000 people have "liked"people have "liked" the page, the 28the page, the 28 photo albums havephoto albums have attracted abusiveattracted abusive and inappropriateand inappropriate posts, like…..posts, like….. "...this outdated"...this outdated institution is a shaminstitution is a sham and is costing us aand is costing us a fortune, get a job,fortune, get a job, pay your taxes andpay your taxes and be productive," be productive,"  the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  10. 10. Jason Voorhees theJason Voorhees the fictional character fromfictional character from the Friday the 13the Friday the 13thth series of slasher films,series of slasher films, first appearing in 1980first appearing in 1980 is seen hereis seen here impersonating Judithimpersonating Judith  in in the workthe work by Michelangelo Merisiby Michelangelo Merisi de Caravaggio, paintedde Caravaggio, painted in 1598-99.in 1598-99. The widow Judith firstThe widow Judith first charms the Assyriancharms the Assyrian general Holofernes,general Holofernes, then decapitates him inthen decapitates him in his tent. Approaching tohis tent. Approaching to his bed, she took hold ofhis bed, she took hold of the hair of his head, andthe hair of his head, and said, “Strengthen me, Osaid, “Strengthen me, O Lord God of Israel, thisLord God of Israel, this day! And she smoteday! And she smote twice upon his necktwice upon his neck with all her might, andwith all her might, and she took away his headshe took away his head from him.”from him.” the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  11. 11. Do you remember theDo you remember the scene when Marilynscene when Marilyn Monroe's skirt flew upMonroe's skirt flew up when she walkedwhen she walked across a subway grateacross a subway grate in the moviein the movie The SevenThe Seven Year ItchYear Itch?? It has been said that itIt has been said that it was that very scenewas that very scene that caused thethat caused the breakup of Marilyn'sbreakup of Marilyn's marriage to Joemarriage to Joe DiMaggio.DiMaggio. It was the picture everyIt was the picture every red-blooded Americanred-blooded American male had been awaitingmale had been awaiting ever since theever since the publication of the teasepublication of the tease photos showing thephotos showing the wind lifting Marilynwind lifting Marilyn Monroe's skirt aboveMonroe's skirt above her long slender buther long slender but shapely female legs. Itshapely female legs. It was worth waiting for.was worth waiting for. Don’t know aboutDon’t know about Castro?Castro? the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  12. 12. Ahmadinejad’s power isAhmadinejad’s power is misunderstood in themisunderstood in the West. He is the IranianWest. He is the Iranian president. He ispresident. He is popularly elected. Butpopularly elected. But he does not control thehe does not control the armed forcesarmed forces (the Supreme(the Supreme Leader does) nor doesLeader does) nor does he have the power tohe have the power to declare war, nor doesdeclare war, nor does he have the power to sethe have the power to set foreign or domesticforeign or domestic policy. In sum,policy. In sum, Ahmadinejad may setAhmadinejad may set the general tone andthe general tone and hue of Iran’s image, buthue of Iran’s image, but he does not make policyhe does not make policy as much as the Westas much as the West assumes. When mattersassumes. When matters go wrong in Iran, thego wrong in Iran, the leader (and Iranians)leader (and Iranians) can blame it on thecan blame it on the president. When they gopresident. When they go right, the supremeright, the supreme leader is quick to takeleader is quick to take credit.credit. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  13. 13. Nancy PatriciaNancy Patricia D'Alesandro Pelosi D'Alesandro Pelosi (born(born March 26, 1940)March 26, 1940) the 60the 60thth Speaker of the UnitedSpeaker of the United States House ofStates House of Representatives  sinceRepresentatives  since January 4January 4thth , 2007. She is, 2007. She is the first woman to holdthe first woman to hold that office making her thethat office making her the highest-ranking femalehighest-ranking female politician in Americanpolitician in American history. Pelosi stronglyhistory. Pelosi strongly opposed the reformationopposed the reformation of Social Security and theof Social Security and the impeachmentimpeachment proceedings againstproceedings against President Bush. PelosiPresident Bush. Pelosi told colleagues that,told colleagues that, while the Democratswhile the Democrats would conduct vigorouswould conduct vigorous oversight of Bushoversight of Bush administration policy, anadministration policy, an impeachmentimpeachment investigation was "off theinvestigation was "off the table". "you never knowtable". "you never know where investigationswhere investigations might lead.”might lead.” the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  14. 14. Vincent Bugliosi anVincent Bugliosi an American attorney andAmerican attorney and author had this to say aboutauthor had this to say about Bush: “If Bush, in fact,Bush: “If Bush, in fact, intentionally misled thisintentionally misled this nation into war, what is thenation into war, what is the proper punishment for him?proper punishment for him? Since many AmericansSince many Americans routinely want criminalroutinely want criminal defendants to be executeddefendants to be executed for murdering only onefor murdering only one person, if we weren’tperson, if we weren’t speaking of the president ofspeaking of the president of the United States as thethe United States as the defendant here, to discussdefendant here, to discuss anything less than the deathanything less than the death penalty for someonepenalty for someone responsible for over 100,000responsible for over 100,000 deaths would on its facedeaths would on its face seem ludicrous.” Bugliosi isseem ludicrous.” Bugliosi is of the belief that Bushof the belief that Bush launched the invasion underlaunched the invasion under false pretenses. In hisfalse pretenses. In his book,book, The Prosecution of The Prosecution of George W Bush forGeorge W Bush for MurderMurder,, he laid out that he laid out that evidence and outlined whatevidence and outlined what questions he would ask Bushquestions he would ask Bush at a potential murder trial.at a potential murder trial. the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  15. 15. Kanye West isKanye West is generating controversygenerating controversy yet again..this time withyet again..this time with some nipply album artsome nipply album art work. Kanye talkedwork. Kanye talked about the cover art for about the cover art for  ‘My Beautiful Dark‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’ beingTwisted Fantasy’ being banned from stores. Hisbanned from stores. His label has said theylabel has said they would stand behind himwould stand behind him and nothing has beenand nothing has been officially banned. officially banned.  In January this year,In January this year, Kanye was banned fromKanye was banned from participating in theparticipating in the successful Haitisuccessful Haiti telethon. A producertelethon. A producer said, said, “Kanye has to“Kanye has to make everything aboutmake everything about himself. He will dohimself. He will do anything to steal theanything to steal the spotlight and, well, thisspotlight and, well, this night it’s just not aboutnight it’s just not about him.”him.” the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  16. 16. The French Open is aThe French Open is a major tennis tournamentmajor tennis tournament held over two weeksheld over two weeks between late May andbetween late May and early June in Paris,early June in Paris, France, at the StadeFrance, at the Stade Roland Garros. It is theRoland Garros. It is the second of thesecond of the GrandSlam tournamentsGrandSlam tournaments on the annual tennison the annual tennis calendar and thecalendar and the premier claypremier clay court tennis tournamentcourt tennis tournament in the world. It ends thein the world. It ends the spring clay courtspring clay court season. It is one of theseason. It is one of the most prestigious eventsmost prestigious events in tennis. Because ofin tennis. Because of the slow playing surfacethe slow playing surface and the five-set men'sand the five-set men's singles matches withoutsingles matches without a tiebreak in the finala tiebreak in the final set, the event is widelyset, the event is widely considered to be theconsidered to be the most physicallymost physically demanding tennisdemanding tennis tournament in the worldtournament in the world the real……thethe real……the caricaturecaricature
  17. 17. All the text depictedAll the text depicted in this presentationin this presentation was thoroughlywas thoroughly searched on the Netsearched on the Net and one hopes it isand one hopes it is believed to bebelieved to be accurate.accurate. The Caricatures andThe Caricatures and other insertedother inserted original pictures,original pictures, were all picked fromwere all picked from the Net.the Net. Selected musicSelected music background :-background :- AssassinsAssassins By Positively DarkBy Positively Dark

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