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Kissing a Fool

Director:Doug EllinWriters:Doug Ellin and James Frey Director of Photography:Tom Del RuthEditor:David Finfer Music:Joseph VitarelliProduction Designer:Charles BreenProducers:Tag Mendillo, Andr…

Fools Rush In

Director: Andy TennantWriter: Katherine RebackDirector of Photography:Robbie GreenbergEditor:Roger BondelliMusic:Alan SilvestriProduction Designer:Edward PisoniProducer:Doug DraizinColumbia; P…

Henry Fool

Director/Writer:Hal HartleyDirector of Photography:Michael SpillerEditor:Steve HamiltonMusic:Hal HartleyProduction Designer:Steve RosenzweigProducers:Larry Meistrich, Daniel J. Victor and Keit…

Brewer's: Fool's Bolt

A fool's bolt is soon shot (Henry V., iii. 7). Simpletons cannot wait for the fit and proper time, but waste their resources in random endeavours; a fool and his money are soon parted. The …

Brewer's: Fool

In chess, the French call the “bishop” fou, and used to represent the piece in a fool's dress; hence, Regnier says, “Les fous sont aux échecs les plus proches des Roi…

Brewer's: Fool Thinks

As the fool thinks, so the bell clinks (Latin, “Quod valde volumus facile credimus”). A foolish person believes what he desires. Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cob…

Brewer's: Fools

(French, fol, Latin, follis.) (1) The most celebrated court fools: (a) Dagonet, jester of King Arthur; Rayère, of Henry I.; Scogan, of Edward IV.; Thomas Killigrew, called “King …

The Devil's Dictionary: Fool

by Ambrose Bierce FOLLYFORCEFOOL -n. A person who pervades the domain of intellectual speculation and diffuses himself through the channels of moral activity. He is omnific, omniform, omnip…

Brewer's: Cap of Fools

(The). The chief or foremost fool; one that exceeds all others in folly. “Thou art the cap of all the fools alive.” Shakespeare: Timon of Athens, iv. 3. Source: Dictionary o…

Weather: Fooling the Clouds

Fooling the CloudsWeatherBring on the RainDroplet to Drop … How Rain HappensTypes of PrecipitationFooling the CloudsSo Why Does It Rain? Now that we have a handle on the processes natur…