Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Geek Wedding Proposal FTW! (video)


22 Fictional Characters Whose Names You Don't Know

A great list from Mike Fourth and Mental Floss.

You know the characters, but you might not know their full names. Store these away for future trivia nights.

Barbie’s full name is Barbara Millicent Roberts. (Ken’s last name is Carson.)

Cap’n Crunch’s full name is Captain Horatio Magellan Crunch.

Snuffleupagus has a first name—Aloysius.

In the Peanuts comic strip, Peppermint Patty’s real name is Patricia Reichardt.

The real name of Monopoly mascot Rich Uncle Pennybags is Milburn Pennybags.

On Night Court, Nostradamus Shannon was better known as Bull.

Sesame Street’s resident game show host Guy Smiley was using a pseudonym all these years. He was born Bernie Liederkrantz.

On Gilligan’s Island, Jonas Grumby was simply called The Skipper.

The patient in the classic game Operation is Cavity Sam.

See the rest at Mental Floss.

Vid Of The Day: Top 25 Improvised Movie Scenes (NSFW)

In some cases only a line was improvised, but still pretty cool. Not safe for work (language).


Related Posts with Thumbnails