Oscar in Star Wars?

Which actor is the only person ever to receive an Oscar nomination for acting in a Star Wars movie?

Eat Your Veggies!

Since pickles start off as cucumbers, they belong to the vegetable food group.

J. Paul Getty

“I’d rather have 1% of the effort of 100 men than 100% of my own effort.”

Rick’s Cafe American

Casablanca, was adapted from the stage play Everybody Comes to Rick’s.  Although Michael Curtiz, the Director, also won the Academy Award that year, none of the actors won top honors for their roles in the film.

We’ll Always Have Paris

The motion picture Casablanca (winner of the Best Picture Academy Award at the Oscar ceremonies in 1944) was adapted from an original stage play. Which one?

John Bateman

John Bateman purchased land on the western shore of Port Phillip, Melbourne, from the local Aboriginals. John Batman was an early colonist, postmaster and general store owner in Fremantle, and an investor in the Fremantle Whaling Company. Today, the suburb of Bateman is named after him and his family. John Bateman’s grandson, William Augustus (Bill) Bateman, introduced Australian rules football to Western Australia.

Milton Berle

“My doctor told me that jogging could add years to my life. I think he was right. I feel ten years older already.”

Melbourne Expanded

The land on the western shore of Port Phillip, Melbourne in Australia, was originally purchased from the local Aboriginals. Who made the purchase?