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dna
Tom Hiddleston frontrunner in the race for next James Bond?James Bond is one spy every actor worth his metal wants to play. Ian Fleming ha
Tom Hiddleston frontrunner in the race for next James Bond?
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
James Bond is one spy every actor worth his metal wants to play. Ian Fleming has made the character irresistible not just to the ladies but to the readers as well. Director Sam Mendes has already decided to move on and once reports of Daniel Craig... Read more
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Nottingham Post
The Music of Bond, Royal Concert Hall, NottinghamBack in 1962, West End composer Monty Norman joined the crew of a brand new spy
The Music of Bond, Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
Nottingham Post / Posted 20 hours ago
Back in 1962, West End composer Monty Norman joined the crew of a brand new spy thriller based on the books of Ian Fleming. His James Bond Theme accompanied the opening credits of the film Dr No, becoming the first contribution to a musical legacy... Read more
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heraldscotland
The Battle for Bondmisogynist dinosaur". Many real-life women have railed against 007's sexist beh
The Battle for Bond
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
misogynist dinosaur". Many real-life women have railed against 007's sexist behaviour. The novelist Bidisha once wrote: "Ian Fleming hates women and I don't buy into anything to do with that. The Bond films are generally sexist. I don't like... Read more
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The Irish Times
Jane Bond? Trolls would go bonkersbe preferable to Margin of Complacency (or whatever the next Bond film ends up
Jane Bond? Trolls would go bonkers
The Irish Times / Posted 2 days ago
be preferable to Margin of Complacency (or whatever the next Bond film ends up being called). The imperial thug created by Ian Fleming six decades ago has certainly gone through transformations. The people who argue that the black actor Idris Elba... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Tom Hiddleston in 'Advance Talks' to Star in 'Bond 25'gossip from actual information." Phil points out that Tom has a pleasant littl
Tom Hiddleston in 'Advance Talks' to Star in 'Bond 25'
AceShowbiz / Posted 2 days ago
gossip from actual information." Phil points out that Tom has a pleasant little link with James Bond franchises as he shares the same educational background with both the literary 007 and Ian Fleming himself, all three graduated from Eton Co... Read more
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IGN
James Bond 25: Tom Hiddleston Reportedly in Talks to Replace Daniel Craigon our player? Fun fact: As BMD notes, Hiddleston, 35, also went to the same p
James Bond 25: Tom Hiddleston Reportedly in Talks to Replace Daniel Craig
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
on our player? Fun fact: As BMD notes, Hiddleston, 35, also went to the same posh school, Eton, as both Bond and creator Ian Fleming attended. What are your thoughts on Tom Hiddleston possibly being the next Bond, James Bond? Sound off in the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Shuma Raha: It's Bond. Jane Bond?why I still won't root for Gillian Anderson, or any other woman, in the role of
Shuma Raha: It's Bond. Jane Bond?
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
why I still won't root for Gillian Anderson, or any other woman, in the role of James Bond. The Bond character created by Ian Fleming in his 1953 novel Casino Royale is quintessentially male. The 26 Bond films made so far - the Bond franchise has... Read more
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express
Tom Hiddleston and Camilla meet again weeks after first giggly encounter68, and was joined by other stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis, Warwick
Tom Hiddleston and Camilla meet again weeks after first giggly encounter
express / Posted 2 days ago
68, and was joined by other stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis, Warwick Davis, and Nick Jonas. Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking He performed a song from his first acting role as Toad of Toad Hall for host Chris Evans but was... Read more
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The Washington Times
Tom Clancy’s Baltimore penthouse gets another price cut; asking price now $8.7Msales and raised Mr. Clancy’s profile, much in the same way President John F. K
Tom Clancy’s Baltimore penthouse gets another price cut; asking price now $8.7M
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
sales and raised Mr. Clancy’s profile, much in the same way President John F. Kennedy did for James Bond 007 creator Ian Fleming. In addition to “Red October,” other Clancy novels also found their way onto the silver screen as successful... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Croydon Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Northern Echo
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Tom Hiddleston showed off his singing skills as he helped honour winners of the 500 Words children's writing competitionthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Chris asked him
Tom Hiddleston showed off his singing skills as he helped honour winners of the 500 Words children's writing competition
Irish Examiner / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Chris asked him: “What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking.” Julie Walters greeting Tom Hiddleston at the 500 Words competition (Dominic Lipinski/PA) He was... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Streatham Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Bury Times
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Bury Times / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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Gazette
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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guardian-series
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
guardian-series / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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This is West Country
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing finalthe role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him
Tom Hiddleston hits right note at 500 Words creative writing final
This is West Country / Posted 2 days ago
the role of James Bond from Daniel Craig, was tight-lipped when Evans asked him: "What have you been reading? Anything by Ian Fleming? Just checking." He was joined by stars including Julie Walters, Andy Serkis and Nick Jonas to read out the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
From childhood with lovenot fox-faced (Timothy Dalton) or Irish (Pierce Brosnan) or short, dour and dep
From childhood with love
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
not fox-faced (Timothy Dalton) or Irish (Pierce Brosnan) or short, dour and depressed (this latest one). But so what? Ian Fleming himself thought Bond should look like Hoagy Carmichael. When I think of the moments in my life that Bond films... Read more
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BBC News
Guyana's gifts to the worldthat Booker's might like to sponsor a literary prize to go with its Author Divi
Guyana's gifts to the world
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
that Booker's might like to sponsor a literary prize to go with its Author Division. A friend of James Bond author Ian Fleming, Booker's chairman Jock Campbell, had established the Author Division to manage Fleming's book rights - the deal... Read more
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USA Today
Eight iconic hotels that have inspired songsOutpost, purchased the property. Still, many say it was called GoldenEye as far
Eight iconic hotels that have inspired songs
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Outpost, purchased the property. Still, many say it was called GoldenEye as far back as 1946, when James Bond creator Ian Fleming purchased the land and built his home here so he could focus on his novels. The hotel shares its name not only... Read more
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West Bromwich Albion FC
9 things you never knew about the Albion!to end, you’d have enough ink to redo the roof of the Sistine Chapel. 3. New d
9 things you never knew about the Albion!
West Bromwich Albion FC / Posted 4 days ago
to end, you’d have enough ink to redo the roof of the Sistine Chapel. 3. New documents found among the personal papers of Ian Fleming reveal that the original inspiration for James Bond was, in fact, one time Albion manager Vic Buckingham. Vic... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Thug had been out of prison for less than a day when he began his journey backlong, and was left scarred. Demarco was sentenced at Glasgow High Court On No
Thug had been out of prison for less than a day when he began his journey back
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
long, and was left scarred. Demarco was sentenced at Glasgow High Court On November 24, 2014, Demarco forced motorist Ian Fleming out of his car in Dumbiedykes Road, Edinburgh, and drove off in it. He pleaded guilty to assaulting Ian and... Read more
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Daily Record
Serial thug jailed for over six years for glassing strangerto three cuts on his face, each three inches long, and was left scarred. On No
Serial thug jailed for over six years for glassing stranger
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
to three cuts on his face, each three inches long, and was left scarred. On November 24, 2014. Demarco forced motorist Ian Fleming out of his car in Dumbiedykes Road, Edinburgh, and drove off in it. He pled guilty to assaulting Ian and robbing... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Lethal weapons: Shane Black's pulp fiction is still the best action aroundgreat action-thriller cinema, then they come pretty close. Look deeper though,
Lethal weapons: Shane Black's pulp fiction is still the best action around
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
great action-thriller cinema, then they come pretty close. Look deeper though, and you’ll remember that they are the words Ian Fleming once used in a private letter to define – and deprecate – the James Bond novels he was churning out on a yearly... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Seth Rogen on 'Preacher': Dominic Cooper was the perfect guy for itBond show (the 2014 TV mini-series titled Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond, i
Seth Rogen on 'Preacher': Dominic Cooper was the perfect guy for it
Calgary Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Bond show (the 2014 TV mini-series titled Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond, in which Cooper played James Bond creator Ian Fleming), and I had watched The Devil's Double (a 2011 movie). “There never was an opportunity to put (Cooper) in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Allow the MoS to help with The Great British Bondwho should play the British Secret Service agent with a fondness for gorgeous w
Allow the MoS to help with The Great British Bond
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
who should play the British Secret Service agent with a fondness for gorgeous women, fast cars and vodka martinis. When Ian Fleming, creator of the character and writer of the James Bond novels, met Sean Connery for the first time in 1961, he... Read more
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TribLIVE
‘Preacher’ moves from comic book to TVmade the character one of the hardest Cooper has played and his credits range f
‘Preacher’ moves from comic book to TV
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
made the character one of the hardest Cooper has played and his credits range from Howard Stark in “Agent Carter” to Ian Fleming in the miniseries “Fleming.” “I was kind of terrified by the prospect of it. It was wonderful having the comics... Read more
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Sporting Life
Value Bet: One step Beyonda prominent position from stall nine.He tried to make all at Chester last time
Value Bet: One step Beyond
Sporting Life / Posted 9 days ago
a prominent position from stall nine.He tried to make all at Chester last time and just got pipped by Andrew Balding's Ian Fleming, but losing out by a nose to that rival trying to concede him a stone was a tremendous effort and he was coming... Read more
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The Age
James Bond: Which actors are the hot favourites to replace Daniel Craig as 007?depth to the character as seen during Craig's term. ​What would this list be w
James Bond: Which actors are the hot favourites to replace Daniel Craig as 007?
The Age / Posted 10 days ago
depth to the character as seen during Craig's term. ​What would this list be without mention of Idris Elba? Fans of the Ian Fleming series constantly mention the 43-year-old as their pick to replace Craig. Elba possesses a swagger and... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Daniel Craig done as James Bond: 6 actors who could replace himwas originated by an obscure American named Barry Nelson for a live CBS-TV vers
Daniel Craig done as James Bond: 6 actors who could replace him
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
was originated by an obscure American named Barry Nelson for a live CBS-TV version of Casino Royale in 1954. Bond author Ian Fleming got $1,000 for the rights. Nelson played “Jimmy Bond” as an American. In the awful 1967 spoof of Casino Royale,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Roald Dahl created hidden land on top of his daughter's grave on weekly visitsin 1990, had served in the RAF, dodging death in a crash landing in the Libyan
Roald Dahl created hidden land on top of his daughter's grave on weekly visits
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
in 1990, had served in the RAF, dodging death in a crash landing in the Libyan desert, and later worked with 007 author Ian Fleming as an undercover agent. Lucy says: “His previous life were his favourite, most adventurous years.” But as a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
They've got Gordhan by the throat - and they won't let goBond villain Auric Goldfinger's immortal words in the Ian Fleming novel come to
They've got Gordhan by the throat - and they won't let go
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
Bond villain Auric Goldfinger's immortal words in the Ian Fleming novel come to mind in considering the appalling proxy battle being waged by top government officials against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. Two months ago, as a team from Moody's... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘A novel I am prepared to repudiate’: 10 books disowned by famous authorssore.” First published anonymously in 1880, the title was finally acknowledged
‘A novel I am prepared to repudiate’: 10 books disowned by famous authors
The Irish Times / Posted 17 days ago
sore.” First published anonymously in 1880, the title was finally acknowledged by Twain in 1906. The Spy Who Loved Me by Ian Fleming (1962) Fleming’s ninth novel is a major departure from the others in his Bond series, narrated in the first... Read more
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NZCity
Damian Lewis has had no contact with anyone about the possibility of him taking on the role of James Bond.the next Bond, but said it would be an "exciting" prospect to be asked to play
Damian Lewis has had no contact with anyone about the possibility of him taking on the role of James Bond.
NZCity / Posted 19 days ago
the next Bond, but said it would be an "exciting" prospect to be asked to play the character originally created by novelist Ian Fleming. He told ShortList magazine: "Well, it would be very exciting. But, you know actors never lose the excitement of... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
Smokin' in the boys roomto their smoking -- Humphrey Bogart, Nat "King" Cole, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Rod
Smokin' in the boys room
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
to their smoking -- Humphrey Bogart, Nat "King" Cole, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Rod Serling, Edward R. Murrow, Robert Taylor, Ian Fleming and Gary Cooper all just drew the short straw. Too bad, what can you do? When your number's up, it's up. Now we... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Last-minute Mother's Day gifts: Why not a cool hotel stay?sparkling city lights. This hotel was named after the James Bond novel and tha
Last-minute Mother's Day gifts: Why not a cool hotel stay?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 22 days ago
sparkling city lights. This hotel was named after the James Bond novel and that’s because it’s on the former property of Ian Fleming, who wrote the Bond books while in residence. Chris Blackwell, formerly owner of Islands Record (Bob Marley, U2,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Horse Power: Apterix set for 'Swinton Hurdle' glory at Haydock Parkout for... Kentuckyconnection, Our Greta, Mulk and Dark Devil Dark Devil (righ
Horse Power: Apterix set for 'Swinton Hurdle' glory at Haydock Park
Liverpool Echo / Posted 23 days ago
out for... Kentuckyconnection, Our Greta, Mulk and Dark Devil Dark Devil (right, partially hidden) finishing third to Ian Fleming (centre) and Above N Beyond (right) in the Boodles Diamond Handicap Stakes at the Boodles May Festival at Chester... Read more
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Sporting Life
Sporting Life Best Bets of the Dayto Friday every week.Just click on each tip to be taken to the Sky Bet market.T
Sporting Life Best Bets of the Day
Sporting Life / Posted 23 days ago
to Friday every week.Just click on each tip to be taken to the Sky Bet market.Thursday's Best Sporting BetsHorse Racing1pt Ian Fleming to win 3.45 Chester at 7/1 (best odds guaranteed)IAN FLEMING: There's a lot of pace in this race which will suit... Read more
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New Kerala
For Your Eyes Only? James Bond's creation and development in letters ( - newkerala.com #59669influential character (on the page) was no less different in its collective eff
For Your Eyes Only? James Bond's creation and development in letters ( - newkerala.com #59669
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
influential character (on the page) was no less different in its collective effort than for many others in fiction. For if Ian Fleming had been given his way, some of the most iconic of the James Bond adventures might have been named "The... Read more
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Sporting Life
Red books Royal Ascot tickethandicap for the Wolferton at Royal Ascot."If it's very fast ground he won't ru
Red books Royal Ascot ticket
Sporting Life / Posted 24 days ago
handicap for the Wolferton at Royal Ascot."If it's very fast ground he won't run, but he will not run again before then."Ian Fleming (9/1) just landed the spoils in the Boodles Diamond Handicap.Andrew Balding's gelding was 7lb wrong at the... Read more
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CNET
Bondia, Jamesbondia: This plant likes its martinis shaken, not stirredto honor old 007 after all. It harks back to the man whose simple, uncomplicate
Bondia, Jamesbondia: This plant likes its martinis shaken, not stirred
CNET / Posted 25 days ago
to honor old 007 after all. It harks back to the man whose simple, uncomplicated moniker first inspired British author Ian Fleming to name his character. Jamesbondia is named for American ornithologist James Bond, an expert on birds of the... Read more
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Sporting Life
Value Bet: Fleming fancydon't miss his day two Value Bet tips.Andrew Balding: Great record at Chester
Value Bet: Fleming fancy
Sporting Life / Posted 25 days ago
don't miss his day two Value Bet tips.Andrew Balding: Great record at Chester Racecards and formValue Bet Selection1pt win Ian Fleming in 3.45 Chester at 11/1Andrew Balding doesn't run a horse that is out of the handicap proper without good reason... Read more
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USA Today
Caribbean luxury: Where the one percent stay and playA-listers and world leaders. JFK and Jackie honeymooned in Villa 10, Oscar Hamm
Caribbean luxury: Where the one percent stay and play
USA Today / Posted 25 days ago
A-listers and world leaders. JFK and Jackie honeymooned in Villa 10, Oscar Hammerstein was the first owner of Villa 12, Ian Fleming of James Bond spy novel fame was a frequent guest in Villa 3, crooner Bing Crosby and scary movie maker Alfred... Read more
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PhysOrg
The name's Jamesbondia—new group of Caribbean plants named after James Bondsubgenus of plants has officially been called Jamesbondia after the notable Ame
The name's Jamesbondia—new group of Caribbean plants named after James Bond
PhysOrg / Posted 26 days ago
subgenus of plants has officially been called Jamesbondia after the notable American ornithologist James Bond, whose name Ian Fleming is known to have used for his eponymous spy series. An article published in Plant Biosystems formally proposes... Read more
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