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Tweedledum and Tweedledee

two little fat men who quickly get out-of-breath. [Br. Lit.: Lewis Carroll Through the Looking Glass]
See: Fatness

Tweedledum and Tweedledee

identical characters in children’s fantasy. [Br. Lit.: Through the Looking-Glass]
See: Twins
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Maleficent shared a stage with the Fairy Godmother and Tweedledum and Tweedledee as Airdrie Academy presented a creative twist on the classic Christmas pantomime.
I then created a series of 6 different reflected words, including the Jabberwocky poem, Humpty Dumpty, Alice, two Through the Looking Glass variations, & Tweedledee and Tweedledum. I created most of these on Microsoft Word, reflecting the images so they could be read within the mirrors.
Guided by the White Rabbit, Alice meets some astonishing characters, including the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, a studious caterpillar and Tweedledum and Tweedledee on her adventure.
Alice Through the Looking Glass, PG, PS17.99 Alice (Mia Wasikowska) tumbles through a mirror into Underland and reunites with the White Queen (Anne Hathaway), Tweedledee and Tweedledum (Matt Lucas) and the other eccentric residents.
ALICE (Mia Wasikowska pictured with Johnny Depp) falls through a mirror into Wonderland and reunites with the White Queen (Anne Hathaway), Tweedledee and Tweedledum (Matt Lucas) and the White Rabbit (Michael Sheen).
ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS (PG) ALICE (Mia Wasikowska pictured with Johnny Depp) falls through a mirror into Wonderland and reunites with the White Queen (Anne Hathaway), Tweedledee and Tweedledum (Matt Lucas) and the White Rabbit (Michael Sheen).
From 2010's film Alice in Wonderland (bottom right) The inspiration for Tweedledum and Tweedledee, both played by Matt Lucas, was the twins in "The Shining," Burton told the LA.
Defiant in the face of adversity, Alice takes a tumble through a mirror and plummets into Wonderland where she reunites with the White Queen (Anne Hathaway), Tweedledee and Tweedledum (Matt Lucas), Absolem the Caterpillar (voiced by Alan Rickman), The Dormouse (Barbara Windsor) and the White Rabbit (Michael Sheen).
Then came the devastating scandal of MPs' expenses, and it was impossible to tell Tweedledum from Tweedledee.
He said: "Every one of the Tweedledee and Tweedledum parties promises to create a system of border controls which means that when people leave the country they are logged out as having left.
He said that Prime Minister Stephen Harper and NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair are comparable to "tweedledum and tweedledee", showing little difference in the approach each takes towards the issue of abortion: arguing that Mr.
Harris and Burtka wore matching Tweedledum and Tweedledee costumes while son Gideon dressed as the White Rabbit, and daughter Harper as Alice.