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Old 07-01-2016, 11:27 PM   #768
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Lightbulb This CharMing Mongo

Born Wong Tung Jim..
Ming the Merciless is depicted as a ruthless tyrant who rules the planet Mongo..Ming's voice was provided by Vic Perrin in the pilot movie; in the series he was replaced by Alan Oppenheimer, who would later go on to voice Skeletor..Ming served as the principal adversary in the 80s Marvel animated series Defenders of the Earth, fighting against other King Features characters such as The Phantom, Mandrake the Magician..Ming's base on Earth is in the depths of The Arctic and is called Ice Station Earth; his allies in this series are Garax, leader of the "Men of Frost", Ming's army of Ice Men, and Octon, a large tentacled battle computer..The "Throne Room", his main vessel, can launch itself from the Arctic Ocean..The ARCtic is a polar region located at the northern most part of the Earth..The word Arctic comes from the Greek word ἀρκτικός (arktikos), "near the Bear, northern" and that from the word ἄρκτος (arktos), meaning bear...

Pack Up Your Troubles - L & H..

Ming is also portrayed as having green skin and pointed ears, which cause the heroes to call him a "lizard" a media-savvy tyrant, who controls the planet through a monopoly on the production of clean water.. He uses this control to extort wealth and obedience from the populace.. He dresses in a quasi-military garb and seems to have some sort of militaristic position in addition to his role as a Water Baron and emperor..In 2007, Ming the Merciless was ranked number 2 on the Forbes Fictional 15..Yesterday's Mail; the casualties (typed small) and (large) Vast Booty from our Latest Haul..Also, they read of Cheap Homes, not yet planned, for, said the paper, "when this war is done the men's first instinct will be making Gnomes..Mainly at the request of the typing pool...

Ding the Merciless portrayed by Charles Middleton seen with Princess Aura..

Born in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, Charles Middleton worked in a traveling circus, in vaudeville, and acted in live theatre before he turned to motion pictures in 1920..He played Lincoln in a public-service short subject, The Road Is Open Again..In addition to his army, Ming is shown to have access to a wide variety of science fiction gadgets, ranging from rocket ships to death rays to robots..In the first serial, he is apparently killed in a crematorium, in a possible suicide..He returns later in league with a Martian Queen, and using a Nitron Lamp to cause disasters on Earth..Queen's soundtrack includes "Ming's Theme"..The album reached #10 on the UK charts and #23 in the US..There are two versions of the opening track..reissued worldwide on 27 June 2011..and was interred in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery, California next to his wife of many years, stage and film actress LeoRa SpellMan..She sells sea-shells on the sea-shore..The shells she sells are sea-shells, I'm sure..For if she sells sea-shells on the sea-shore..Then I'm sure she sells sea-shore shells..Surprise Surprise
..Let me see now, what was her name.. was a long shear of bright light, then a series of low concussions..To hear it, you'll need a frontal lobe, and things with names like "colliculus" and "Superior temporal gyrus"...
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