Art & Literature
Why is Japanese literature books full of depression?
Where is the safest place to stand outside in a thunderstorm?
Hi, I have for a long time this stone engraved with the symbols on the shelf but I never tried to find their meaning. Can you translate them and find what they mean? Thank you
Do you think that the world will be a better or worse place 100 years from now?
Which month of the year is the summer solstice in the southern hemisphere?
The Red Brigade was a paramilitary organization based in which country?
In Eastenders, The Queen Victoria pub is at the corner of Albert Square and which street?
What is the brilliant red pigment originally made from the powdered mineral cinnabar?
What is the most widely recognized national symbol of Canada?
In which modern country is the ancient city of Bukhara?
Ajaccio is the capital of which European territory?
Claudia Johnson, the former 'First Lady of the United States' and wife of Lyndon B. Johnson was best known by what two names?
What was the first novel ever written on a typewriter?
Why is a building called a building when it is already built?
Which country witnessed an 'orange revolution' between 2004 to 2005?
Which famous American was born in Duluth, Minnesota, in May 1941?
As of 2015, who is the Member of Parliament for Mid Bedfordshire?
What did American architect Walter Burley Griffin design in Australia?
Which mineral has a hardness of nine on Mohs scale?
What do you do if you see a parent berating a child?
When you’re alone at home, do you wear shoes, socks, slippers, or go barefoot?
The Annual Golden Spurtle is the World Championships in making what?
Joseph Aspdin, a bricklayer's son, obtained the patent for what on 21st of October 1824?
Shakespeare is so well known -- and being in the public domain, free to use -- that it's hard for many people to think of Shakespeare as being reinvented. And The Tempest, I think, is especially sacred to Shakespeare purists -- it was the Bard's only original work not based off of other sources and was his last work. What particular challenges did you face in bringing The Tempest to life?
What is your most unusual nighttime or morning ritual?
Can a mother be friends with her teenage daughter?
The actor John Gielgud believed that of all Shakespeare's characters Hamlet is probably the one most like Shakespeare himself–since, of all Shakespeare's characters, only Hamlet can be imagined to have written all the Shakespearean plays. How good an understanding of Hamlet's character does Gielgud's belief reflect?
Who wrote the original tale of Goldilocks and the Three Bears?
Which Florentine woman was mother to 3 kings of France, and wife to another?
Where did John F. Kennedy, Lee Harvery Oswald and Jack Ruby all die?
What name is given to the star that appears on the flag of Israel?