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black knight (monty python)

The Black Knight is a fictional character who appears in a scen...

wikipedia - 14 Sep 2016
The Black Knight is a fictional character who appears in a scene of the film Monty Python and the Holy Grail. As his name suggests, he is a black knight who guards a "bridge" (in reality a short plank of wood) over a small stream - which could have been easily stepped over by King Arthur but, for unknown reasons, he does not. Although supremely skilled in swordplay, the Black Knight suffers from unchecked overconfidence and a staunch refusal ever to give up.
black knight (monty python)

Why Theresa May's Conservative enemies cannot yet force her out

Business Insider - 10 Jul 2018
However, like the black knight from Monty Python and the Holy Grail, who famously declared "tis but a scratch" after having his limbs removed in battle, May addressed MPs in the House of Commons on Monday afternoon, steely faced and resilient.
black knight (monty python)

'Spamalot' induces more than canned laughter in Cygnet revival

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 02 Jul 2018
If you go into “Monty Python's Spamalot” knowing nothing about the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, you will come out of the show miraculously knowing even less than nothing about those topics. ...
black knight (monty python)

RICHARD LITTLEJOHN: Monty Python and the Holy Grail of Brexit

Daily Mail - 22 Jun 2018
In the remake, she's more like the Black Knight, who, despite losing both arms and both legs in a sword fight, insists: 'It's only a flesh wound.' John Cleese and Co would be hard-pushed to improve on Grieve's too-clever-by-half efforts to derail ...
black knight (monty python)

Loris Karius, Head Injuries, and the Need for Change in Football

The Liverpool Offside - 06 Jul 2018
And in a sporting culture that would lionize Monty Python's Black Knight for soldiering on with dignity and a stiff - if mauled - upper lip, it would appear that mountain may in fact be too tall a task. Combining that with the ways in which this system ...
black knight (monty python)

Re-Invasion of the Spongetones

CL Charlotte - 27 Jun 2018
I think it's important to keep doing this. I'm kind of like the black knight in Monty Python and the Holy Grail that's hopping up and down on one leg after all his other limbs have been hacked off. "It's just a flesh wound." I know I'll really regret ...
black knight (monty python)

49 of the funniest Monty Python quotes

iNews - 21 Mar 2018
The work of legendary comedy ensemble Monty Python has been entertaining fans for nearly 50 years with its wonderfully surreal wit. And there are fresh reasons to celebrate ...
black knight (monty python)

'The Squirrels' is pretty nutty

San Diego CityBEAT - 20 Jun 2018
Monty Python's Spamalot: The legendary comic troupe's musical parody about the Knights of the Round Table. Presented by Cygnet Theatre, it opens in previews June 27 at the Old Town Theatre. Now Playing: School of Rock: The ...
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Woodstock theater group stages 'Monty Python's Spamalot'

Chicago Tribune - 20 Mar 2018
Bring out your dead — and your coconuts — and remember, it's just a flesh wound. The Woodstock Musical Theatre Company presents the musical comedy, "Monty Python's Spamalot," based on the movie by the same name, April 6-22. Performances are at 8 ...
black knight (monty python)

Judge invokes a Monty Python defense

Greensboro News & Record - 16 Jan 2018
King Arthur — who had the legal authority as king to order the Black Knight to let him pass — seeks to pass through the forest, but the Black Knight refuses to comply with his order. King Arthur and the Black Knight then engage in a sword fight. Even ...
black knight (monty python)

NHL's Golden Knights clap back at Army over trademark complaint - 11 Jan 2018
Initially, the Vegas hockey team was to be called the "Black Knights" (which surely wouldn't have spawned thousands of Monty Python jokes), but ultimately moved towards the Golden Knights. The United States Army Parachute Team is referred to as the ...
black knight (monty python)

John Cleese talks “Grail,” contemplates meaning of life

Houston Chronicle - 30 Mar 2018
Now for something completely familar: The comedy classic “Monty Python and the Holy Grail” — the highly quotable crackpot comedy spun from Arthurian legend that courted a cross-generational fan base — will screen this week at the Smart Financial ...

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