How to use Conan in a sentence
Maybe because some complete stranger built like Conan is interrogating me about his décor.
Nerra (21st of July 987-21st of June 1040) found himself confronted on his accession with a coalition of Odo I., count of Blois, and Conan I., count of Rennes.
The latter having seized upon Nantes, of which the counts of Anjou held themselves to be suzerains, Fulk Nerra came and laid siege to it, routing Conan's army at Conquereuil (27th of June 992) and re-establishing Nantes under his own suzerainty.
Novels Are Not Yet Much In Vogue; Though Madame Conan'S L'Oublie (1902) Has Been Crowned By The Academy; While Dr Choquette'S Les Ribaud (1898) Is A Good Dramatic Story, And His Claude Paysan (1899) Is An Admirably Simple Idyllic Tale Of The Hopeless Love Of A Soil Bound Habitant, Told With Intense Natural Feeling And Fine Artistic Reserve.
Geoffrey, son of Conan, took the title of duke of Brittany in 992.Advertisement
Conan IV., defeated by the revolted Breton nobles, appealed to Henry II.
Conan, the last prince of the old Breton house, recognized him as his lord, and gave the hand of his heiress Constance to Geoffrey, the kings third son.
Sherlock Holmes, the fictional detective in Arthur Conan Doyle's books, was a regular cocaine user.
On the other hand, there are some writers who transcend these limitations, the most obvious, of course, being Conan Doyle.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, that great paladin for justice, took up Slater's case and the arguments continued for nineteen years.Advertisement
Sherlock's Excellent Adventure by James Barry is a hilarious pastiche of Conan Doyle (for a cast of four ).
The characterization of Holmes, his ability of ingenious deductive reasoning, was based on... Continue reading Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Biography.
The characterization of Holmes, his ability of ingenious deductive reasoning, was based on... Continue reading Sir Arthur Conan Doyle 's Biography.
In 1993, Stewart seemed poised to replace David Letterman on Late Night; instead, Conan O'Brien landed the job.
Schreiber set the baby rumors straight during his February 26 appearance on Late Night with Conan O'Brien.Advertisement
Conan O'Brien took his Harvard degree and ran -- becoming an award-winning writer for Saturday Night Live and The Simpsons.
In 1993, he began hosting Late Night with Conan O'Brien, and in 2009, he will take over the legacy at The Tonight Show.
Conan Christopher O'Brien was born April 18, 1963 in Brookline, Massachusetts, to Thomas, a doctor, and Ruth, an attorney.
He started hosting Late Night with Conan O'Brien in 1993, and while the show was not well-received initially, it is now enjoying its 14th season.
O'Brien's contract for Late Night with Conan O'Brien has been extended through 2009.Advertisement
Since 2003, Late Night with Conan O'Brien has received numerous Emmy nominations.
Conan O'Brien met his wife, advertising copywriter Liza Powel, when she appeared as a guest on Late Night.
Conan O'Brien took over as Late Night host when Letterman left NBC in 1993.
He's also appeared on almost all of the late night talk shows, including Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Last Call with Carson Daly.
He was featured the week before his death on the new Tonight Show, hosted by Conan O'Brien.Advertisement
Who wouldn't want a severance package like Conan's golden parachute?
The whole talk show wars between Conan O'Brien, NBC and Jay Leno were kind of a bore.
Conan's golden parachute includes a total of $45 million for Conan and $7.5 million for his staffers.
The only caveat is that Conan can't work another hosting gig until September of 2010.
For his part, Conan is claiming to try to "…make the best" out of a bad situation.
So, all you Conan fans can rest easy - you can bet that this red-haired self proclaimed dork will be back on the air before you all know it.
In this exciting online RPG/adventure game developed by Funcom, you live in the realm of Conan, who has been made King of Aquilonia.
Unfortunately, you don't get the opportunity to actually play Conan (which would have been cool), but in this Barbarian world you can experience many hours of intense epic battles and challenging dungeon crawl quests.
Howard's classic tale of the barbarian Conan that spawned a hot film franchise now is a board game.
Not only was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle the author of the Sherlock Holmes books, but he was also deeply interested in spiritualism.
Conan Doyle went on a lecture tour to share his beliefs with the public and did show spirit photographs as part of his presentation.
Although it's doubtful the images in the spirit photographs exhibited by Conan Doyle were truly real, there's little doubt that he believed the images were proof positive of life after death.
Interestingly enough, Conan Doyle himself "appeared" in photographs taken after his death and he was "contacted" on at least one occasion during a seance.
In 1882, Sir William Barrett, Henry Sidgwick and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle founded the Society for Psychical Research in order to scientifically study psychic abilities.
Appearances on The Tonight Show, Late Night with Conan O'Brien, and Jimmy Kimmel Live continued the band's momentum, and their song "Spin" was chosen for the popular Madden 07 video game.
Despite not really cracking the US market with this release, the band managed to score a performance on Late Night with Conan O'Brien.
Darwinia reminds one of Conan Doyle's Lost World, another candidate for ex post facto elevation to Steamhood.
These fairy pictures became a worldwide phenomenon with noted author, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, giving the photos his approval that they were authentic.
Arthur Conan Doyle, Spiritualism, and Fairies - This site is dedicated to the author and some of his more memorable ideas and thoughts.
It surprises many that a comedian as young and current as Conan O'Brien, host of the Late Show, would choose one of the hottest trends in social media to be the butt of his jokes.
But the first "Conan Twitter Tracker" segment did just that, first with Conan himself giving a "what's the big deal?" monologue.
The Twitter Tracker voice insisted that not only was Twitter a great thing, but the celebrity tweets that Conan was deriding were actually messages of the highest importance.
When Conan complains at being called "bro" by the voice, the resulting "Oh, Bro a No-No for Co-co?" became the headline for blogs and entertainment news sites covering the segment.
The Twitter Tracker voice reads these with the impact of a movie preview voice, insisting over Conan's objection again and again that these tweets have value.
Whether Conan intended it or not, his segment has become one of the more popular parts of the show, and has returned for several segments, all of which are replayed on websites such as NBC or HULU.