Things Now Known #6

  • Vexillology is the study of flags. (via 99% Invisible)
  • John Malkovich doesn’t suffer from nerves. (via Desert Island Discs)
  • David Cronenberg was considered to direct Return Of The Jedi, Top Gun, Witness and Flashdance. (via Empire Magazine February 2012)
  • When Nick Hornby requested an iPod as his luxury item on Desert Island Discs in 2003 Sue Lawley responded with the question, “An ‘i’ what?”.
  • Nigella Lawson’s luxury item on Desert Island Discs in 2003 was a bottle of liquid temazepam “…to give me the possibility of a very pleasant exit”.
  • Posted on Wednesday, 15 February 2012
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