idiot's delight

any variety of the card game solitaire.

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  • Idiot's Delight — may refer to:* Idiot s Delight (play), written by Robert E. Sherwood * Idiot s Delight (film), a screenplay written by Robert E. Sherwood adapted from the play * Idiot s Delight (radio), a show hosted by Vin Scelsa * Idiot s Delight (dessert),… …   Wikipedia

  • idiot's delight — noun : any of various solitaire card games * * * Slang. any variety of the card game solitaire …   Useful english dictionary

  • Idiot's Delight (solitaire) — Idiot s Delight is an alternative name for at least three solitaire card games, probably because of the low chances of winning in these games.* Aces Up * King Albert * Perpetual Motion in this case, even if the player wins this game very often,… …   Wikipedia

  • Idiot's Delight (play) — Idiot s Delight is a 1936 play written by American playwright Robert E. Sherwood.External links* …   Wikipedia

  • Idiot's Delight (film) — Infobox Film name = Idiot s Delight image size = caption = director = Clarence Brown producer = Clarence Brown Hunt Stromberg writer = Robert E. Sherwood narrator = starring = Norma Shearer Clark Gable Edward Arnold Charles Coburn Joseph… …   Wikipedia

  • Delight — means happiness and may refer to someone or something that brings such a state. It may also refer to : Contents 1 Foods and beverages 2 Places 3 Music and entertainment 4 Misce …   Wikipedia

  • The Idiot (album) — The Idiot Studio album by Iggy Pop Released March 18, 1977 (1977 03 18) …   Wikipedia

  • Vin Scelsa — (born Vincent Anthony Scelsa on December 12, 1947 in Bayonne, New Jersey) is the host of a freeform radio show known as Idiot s Delight .He attended Upsala College in East Orange, NJ, where he spent his early broadcasting years at WFMU. Scelsa… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert E. Sherwood — Robert Emmet Sherwood (* 4. April 1896 in New Rochelle, New York; † 14. November 1955 in New York City) war ein US amerikanischer Dramatiker und Drehbuchautor. Sherwood war zunächst als Filmkritiker tätig, bevor er als Autor von Dramen und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • La Ronde des pantins — Données clés Titre original Idiot s Delight Réalisation Clarence Brown Scénario Robert E. Sherwood Acteurs principaux Norma Shearer Clark Gable Sociétés de production …   Wikipédia en Français

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