Christopher Howse

The answers | 8 December 2016

The answers | 8 December 2016
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1. Theresa May

2. David Cameron (overheard on air, speaking to the Queen)

3. Jeremy Corbyn

4. Stephen Fry

5. President Barack Obama of the United States, warning against Brexit

6. President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines about President Barack Obama at an Asean summit

7. Gerry Adams, the Sinn Fein politician

8. Hillary Clinton

9. President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe, arriving at Harare airport from Dubai, countering rumours of his death

10. Lord Heseltine, of his mother’s dog.

Beastliness

1. Beavers

2. Lynxes

3. Eagles

4. Cod

5. Sperm whales

6. A gorilla

7. Yorkshire terriers

8. Tomatoes

9. Donkeys

10. Jeremy.

Odd

1. Japan

2. President Hassan Rouhani of Iran

3. Cheese

4. China

5. Leicester City

6. The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby

7. Helium

8. Human ashes

9. Easter eggs

10. McDonald’s.

Royal

1. Prince George of Cambridge

2. The Elizabeth Line

3. Saudi Arabia

4. The Derby

5. Dame Vera Lynn

6. Prince Harry

7. Thailand

8. Poundbury

9. The Duke of Edinburgh

10. Buckingham Palace.

Pictures and pictures

1. Joel and Ethan Coen

2. Picasso

3. Stephen

4. Dulwich Picture Gallery

5. Mark Rylance

6. Goldfinch

7. Ben Affleck

8. Modest Mussorgsky

9. J.K. Rowling

10. David Hockney.

Truth will out

1. Harley Granville Barker

2. Sir Neville Cardus

3. C.M. Doughty

4. Sir James Frazer

5. Leo Abse

6. Bernard Levin

7. Alec Douglas-Home

8. Goronwy Rees

9. Paul Nash

10. Sir Henry Morton Stanley.