Darth Vader was played by an English actor (and bodybuilder!) called David Prowse, however the iconic voice was re-dubbed by the stage and film actor James Earl Jones. This voice was deemed more threatening than that of the original actor. David Prowse has a West Country English accent, think English country farmer accent. Check out this...
Be a Joker, use the Pun side of the Force
Punography May the 4th Be With You I will never Lego [/dropshadowbox]
Remember, remember the 5th of November. But why?
On 5th November 1605, Guy Fawkes and his buddies planned to blow up Parliament in London, in an attempt to kill the King. They were unsuccessful. “Remember remember the fifth of November Gunpowder, treason and plot. I see no reason why gunpowder, treason Should ever be forgot…” Happy Bonfire Night In 1605, thirteen young men...
How to Pronounce “Fury”
British Pronunciation fyuh-ree /ˈfjʊə.ri/ American Pronunciation fyer-ree /ˈfjɝː.i/ Noun A feeling of very strong anger that usually does not last very long Excerpt from the Poem ‘The Chaos’ Query does not rhyme with very, Nor does fury sound like bury.
Hello Kitty isn’t a cat!? Is a Cat!? Is British!?
Don’t panic. Here is the official statement from Sanrio: “We never said she was a human. Hello Kitty is a 擬人化 (gijinka), a personification or anthropomorphization. Basically just like Micky Mouse. No one would mistake the Disney character for a human–but at the same time he’s not quite a mouse. Just like Hello Kitty...
10 Reasons to Celebrate Singapore
Happy National Day 2014 Singapore Loving Singapore Our Home Lets celebrate these 10 cool things about Singapore:
“I Am Your Father” In 20 Languages
A video clip of the classic Star Wars line “I am your Father” in 20 languages The German one is scary!
May the 4th Be With You
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The Lego Movie
Everything is Awesome! We were lucky enough to catch a preview of the Lego movie yesterday, and what a scream it was. The trailers didn’t really do anything for me, so I entered with my expectations low. However, I loved this movie. The CGI and narrative were both very creative. 10/10. More reviews The Lego...
May the Horse be With You
Year of the Wood Horse Take a look at this AT-AT (or the Imperial Walker) liquor cabinet created by a Canadian artist called Colin Johnson. It is made from high density plywood, mahogany veneer, brass trim, glass and pure awesomeness. This would go well with all the smooth XO cognac we have been enjoying...
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