jester


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a person whose words or actions provoke or are intended to provoke amusement or laughter

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a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages

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The Jester calls himself "a patriotic hacker" and claimed in a 2012 interview with a University of Southern Maine class that he was a U.
Approximately 75% of Jester Communication's business is in the marine industry working with companies such as Mercury, Beneteau and Sea Ray.
It's not particularly fun when the jester tells his jokes for the king.
His jester Tom le Fol stayed by his side throughout the three-month siege and entertained everyone at the castle.
Jester - who stars alongside Grado and Drew McIntyre in the follow-up to last year's Insane Fight Club documentary, poured scorn on the reality TV shows which have given rise to countless famousfor-being-famous faces.
Bringing to life the different characters from 13th century Italy - from popes and cardinals to soldiers and traders, Francis the Holy Jester relies on the imagination of the audience and the skill of the lone performer to bring each and every character to life.
After Michaela Herring and her Bend counterpart scored to make it 5-5, Jester scored to give Willamette the lead and Glassow saved a shot to win it.
In 16th century Europe, when kings ruled the land, clowns were known as jesters or fools.
He roughly pulis the jester by his "lesser" legs down and out from under Caliban's cloak.
There's an injustice here, a real difference in the way we're treated against the way the Texas wineries are treated or [how] the breweries are treated in other states," Ron Extract, managing partner of the Jester King, told the Austin Chronicle.
FESTIVAL OF FOOLS Muncaster Castle, Lake District, May 30-June 3 JESTERS and street artists gather for a five-day festival of madcap fun, finishing with a contest to appoint a new castle jester.
A MEDIEVAL jester is "ecstatic" after six of his eight missing racing ferrets returned to him.
The jester had a licence to say whatever he wanted to the king.
A jester figure, circa 1900, in terracotta sold in Bonhams for pounds 7,800 recently.
But Paul can next be seen in action on the small screen thanks to Jester Interactive, developers of TT Superbikes Real Road Racing Championship, a PlayStation@ 2 game that is released tomorrow.