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  • A Man For All Seasons ( Paul Schofield / Robert Bolt movie )
  • Adolf Hitler: My Part In His Downfall ( Spike Milligan book )
  • All I Want For Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth ( Spike Jones song )
  • All men are cremated equal ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Another nail in the coffin
  • As bright as a new pin
  • As neat as a new pin
  • As straight as an arrow
  • At stake
  • Bernie, the bolt ( A catchphrase from The Golden Shot )
  • Bolt down
  • Bolt from the blue ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Bolt hole
  • Bolt upright
  • Bow and arrow squad
  • Broken Arrow ( James Stewart movie )
  • Burned at the stake
  • Cash on the nail ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Chip and pin
  • Chopsticks are one of the reasons the Chinese never invented custard ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Coffin nail
  • Contraceptives should be used on all conceivable occasions ( Spike Milligan line )
  • Every rose has its thorn
  • Fight tooth and nail
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost ( line from nursery rhyme )
  • For want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the man was lost
  • Hard to pin down
  • Hit the nail on the head
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus ( Spike Jones song )
  • I told you I was ill ( Spike Milligan line inscribed on his gravestone )
  • King pin
  • Like a bolt from the blue
  • Like trying to nail jello to a wall
  • Make a bolt for the door
  • My friend, Joe Holmes, is now a horse ( Arrow Shirts advertising slogan )
  • Nail a lie
  • Nail down
  • Nail your colours to the mast
  • Off the peg
  • On the nail
  • Pay on the nail
  • Peg out
  • Pin money
  • Pin the tail on the donkey
  • Pin your ears back
  • Pin your hopes on
  • Pull the pin
  • See a pin and pick it up
  • See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, bad luck you'll have all day
  • Square peg in a round hole
  • Stake your claim
  • Take down a peg or two
  • The Peg ( Nickname of Winnipeg Manitoba )
  • The Thorn Birds ( Colleen McCollough book )
  • The first network for men ( Spike TV advertising slogan )
  • There's a lot of it about ( A catchphrase from Spike Milligan )
  • Thorn in my side
  • Thorn in the flesh
  • Time flies like an arrow. Fruit flies like a banana ( Groucho Marx line )
  • Tooth and nail
  • When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail
  • You could have heard a pin drop

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