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Stepping 4th [BB529]

6 March, 2016

March has strutted onto the annual stage this week - and the same word, name, concept underpines all our associations below. That's right: each listing somehow links to March (or march). Can you align all 12 correctly? (And what's a missing March idea?)

1. Penguins

2. Julius Caesar

3. Geraldine Brooks              

4. Mahatma Gandhi

5. One Crowded Hour

6. Aquamarine

7. Stephen Colbert

8. John Philip Sousa

9. Saul Bellow

10. Bataan

11. Marzipan

12. Jekyll & Hyde


BB528 SOLUTION: Being John Malkovich, Bringing Up Baby, Deconstructing Harry, Driving Miss Daisy, Educating Rita, Finding Nemo, Kissing Jessica Stein, Leaving Las Vegas, Pushing Tin, Running With Scissors, Saving Private Ryan, Swimming Upstream

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