TenPoundHammer wrote:I was disappointed that Lara Croft the contestant was not an archaeologist.
WLT Persia at $400?
"Ruled at times by Persians--" Yeah, no way am I getting this one.
Lara Antipova was a tragic character, not sure I'd be naming my children for a homebreaking fallen woman, but Lara's Theme was a hauntingly beautiful melody, hear it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Yd2PzoF1y8
Pavlov for Zhivago: Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Boris Pasternak. Mom drove my Dad nuts, she played it all day long in the 70's there was a 'replay' feature on the old turntable... over, & over...
Kings of Persia frequently occurring are Darius & his boy Xerxes (300 > Thermopylae), and Cyrus the Great started the country. So a very short step from Xerxes to Arta-Xerxes i + ii and his boy also named Cyrus, such a gimme, it literally falls into the category 'stupid answers'!
So many Persians in tonight's game...did you never watch "The World is not Enough" Bond with Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau (Elektra King) & Denise Richards (Christmas Jones)?
They drove a Bimmer thru Baku... great view of the Caspian! I'm pretty sure you saw it!
In spite of bringing only 37R + insta-FJ, Goats took a lotta trash home including: Antiques Roadshow, Anna Pavlova, Copperhead, Murder at Manassas (DNA: Bull Run, does not fit clue asking for name of town!), Andersonville prison, "North & South." Ran Civil War of course, yay Hx buffs!
TPH, after you see 300 you will never miss another Persia clue again! This guy was a brutal tyro but check out his perfect eyebrows and all the accessories: