Daily Question – 148

The connection I was looking for was the hurdy gurdy. The song playing over the sequence from Zodiac was “Hurdy Gurdy Man” by Donovan and the Bosch painting – the Garden of Earthly Delights is said to have the first depiction of the modern day hurdy gurdy (in the right most panel.) Citibank(rupt) had an interesting and valid guess, I must add.


13 thoughts on “Daily Question – 148

  1. Daily Beast
    First Pic is ‘Scoop’ by Evelyn Waugh which has a fictional newspaper called the daily beast which served as an inspiraion to Tina Brown’s(second pic) online newspaper The Daily Beast started recently.

  2. Right image is Tina Brown – her latest venture is the website “Daily Beast”, which is also the name of the newspaper in Evelyn Waugh’s novel Scoop.

  3. Tina Brown started a news aggregator sort of site called the Daily Beast. The name “Daily Beast” is inspired from the fictional paper of the same name in Evelyn Waugh’s Scoop.

  4. Ah crap, a question that I’d saved up for another quiz. The fictional newspaper in Scoop is titled The Daily Beast, which is also the name of the newly launched Tina Brown web site.

  5. The fictional newspaper in Scoop served as the inspiration for the title of Tina Brown’s online news source, The Daily Beast

  6. Tina Brown – online news service The Daily Beast, name derived from a fictional newspaper in Evelyn Waugh’s Scoop.

  7. Tina Brown’s website, The Daily Beast, took it’s name from the fictional newspaper in Evelyn Waugh’s Scoop

  8. The newspaper in Evelyn waugh’s Scoop prompted Tina Brown to name her news site ‘Daily Beast’

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