Brain Game: Roosevelt Franklin!

Today's Brain Game has an unknown number of correct answers. Your job is simply to come up with a solution that someone else hasn't already mentioned in a comment, and post it in your own comment. (Remember, comments are moderated, so your entry won't show up right away.) Good luck!

While browsing some movie channel listings recently, I noticed something odd: two hit movies that featured actors whose first and last names were the reverse of one another. The two were Keith David (in Dead Presidents) and David Keith (in An Officer and a Gentleman).

Can you name two famous people
(real or fictional) whose first and last
names are reverses of one another
as in the example above?

Please add ONE unique solution in the
comments (and leave extras for other players).

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Don't Have Space For a Christmas Tree? Decorate a Pineapple Instead

Christmas trees aren't for everyone. Some people can't fit a fir inside their cramped abodes, while others are turned off by the expense, or by the idea of bugs hitchhiking their way inside. Fake trees are always an option, but a new trend sweeping Instagram—pineapples as mini-Christmas "trees"—might convince you to forego the forest vibe for a more tropical aesthetic.

As Thrillist reports, the pineapple-as-Christmas-tree idea appears to have originated on Pinterest before it, uh, ripened into a social media sensation. Transforming a pineapple into a Halloween “pumpkin” requires carving and tea lights, but to make the fruit festive for Christmas all one needs are lights, ornaments, swaths of garland, and any other tiny tchotchkes that remind you of the holidays. The final result is a tabletop decoration that's equal parts Blue Hawaii and Miracle on 34th Street.

In need of some decorating inspiration? Check out a variety of “Christmas tree” pineapples below.

[h/t Thrillist]


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