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GeneralRe: When booting in Safe Mode fails. PinmemberBillWoodruff5-Nov-12 0:35 
GeneralOprah endorses Surface RT, and Gangnam-dancing Robot takes first prize in China PinmemberBillWoodruff3-Nov-12 19:38 
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GeneralRe: Oprah endorses Surface RT, and Gangnam-dancing Robot takes first prize in China PinmemberBillWoodruff4-Nov-12 2:28 
Hi CDP1802,
 
Well, your subtlety ran off me like rain off teflon: I assumed, because your link was to the Scarecrow (Ray Bolger) and Dorothy (Judy Garland) singing that song, that you were referring to some interesting factoid about their duet in the movie I wasn't aware of.
 
Now, I consider this failure of mine to connect your comments to the gangnam-robot, a possible sign that I am not as sick in the head as I was telling myself I was earlier Smile | :)
 
Did you know that the first actor playing the tin-man in the movie was going to be Ray Bolger, and that Bolger lobbied very hard to swap roles with the actor who played the scarecrow ?
 
The original actor playing the tin-man then almost died as a result of inhaling the aluminium powder make-up they put on him. The studio execs thought something was fishy about that actor's absence from the set, and didn't believe the actor was really sick until: they went to the hospital, and found him in an iron-lung.
 
So, another actor was brought in to play the tin-man; and, this time, the make-up artists used a protective coating over the actor's skin, before applying whatever it was that made his flesh look metallic.
 
Thanks for the puzzle !
 
best, Bill
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