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a family of United States comedians consisting of four brothers with an anarchic sense of humor

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Numerous turn-of-the-century buildings are set to be cleared out, including the Surf Hotel, the Grashorn Building, and Henderson Music Hall, where Harpo Marx first performed.
Like Harpo Marx, Rufous can grin at a girl's lapel pin.
But it's a lot more interesting to watch how Harpo Marx does something and see if there's anything you can relate to that in the way you present yourself - but not have it come off as comedy.
John Charles, Shakira, Mozart, Terry Yorath, Harpo Marx, St David, Georgie Thompson from Sky Sports News.
His big apple cheeks and mass of blond curls made him the spitting image of Harpo Marx, yet his baby homeliness was somehow cute.
Doctorow explores the comedy and pathos of Harpo Marx and why he was most children's "favorite" Marx brother.
Bolton have a fine keeper in Jussi Jaaskelainen; a burgeoning centre-back partnership in Abdoulaye Meite and Abdoulaye Faye; the craft of Speed and Harpo Marx lookalike Ivan Campo; the tireless industry of Kevin Davies; brooding talent El-Hadji Diouf, and England potential in Kevin Nolan.
She had everything beyond ballet technique--personality and humor; she was like a female Harpo Marx.
Broker, stockbroker Groucho Marx, actor/comedian, one of the famous Marx Brothers Harpo Marx, Groucho's brother Herbert Hoover, President of the United States
Critics, similarly, have compared him both to Buster Keaton and Harpo Marx and to Kurt Schwitters and Martin Kippenberger.
Looking a bit like Harpo Marx with a cap on, Olivera explained how he and a powerful grassroots coalition of unionists and peasants were able to defeat the water privatization scheme of Bechtel, the World Bank, and the Bolivian government in April 2000 by taking to the streets in enormous numbers.
Other characters based on actress Tallulah Bankhead, playwright Noel Coward, and madcap comedian Harpo Marx keep the plot turning and the audience roaring, as seemingly every great and near-great, from Indian leader Mahatma Gandhi (whom Whiteside affectionately calls Booboo) to stars of stage and screen, check in by phone or telegram.
Holly Garrison, The Thanksgiving Cookbook (New York, 1991), 207; Harpo Marx with Rowland Barber, Harpo Speaks (New York, 1961), 27-28.
Kaufman and Marc Connelly, actor/comedian Harpo Marx, and journalists Franklin P.
In addition to the presentation of the award, a performance piece of Gertrude Stein's "Miss Furr and Miss Skeene" and a staged reading, "Celebrating Dorothy and Her Friends," created by local theatre artist Michael Kearns depicting the Algonquin Round Table in its glory days will feature a host of celebrities portraying Parker and her cronies including Robert Benchley, Alexander Woollcott, Harpo Marx, Tallulah Bankhead, George S.