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'I Love a Sunburnt Country' by Dorothea Mackellar
   has the opening lines   
I Love a Sunburnt Country a Land of Sweeping Plains...
1885-1968 Australian
Hacienda
   means   
A Ranch-style Country Home
John Denver
   released the single   
Thank God I'm a Country Boy
1975; 1 week as #1 on the Billboard Country chart and 1 week as #1 on the Billboard Hot 100
Russia
   is the   
Largest Country
6,590,876 square miles.
Vatican City
   is the   
Smallest Country
0.17 square miles.
Bush
   means   
Australian Country
"Going bush for the weekend"
George Washington
   had the nickname   
The Father of His Country
Cry the Beloved Country (1952)
   was set in   
South Africa
Sidney Poitier
Amor Patriae
   means   
Love of Country
Superman (1978)
   has the last line:   
"This Country is Safe Again, Superman. Thanks to You." "No, Sir! Don't Thank Me, Warden. We're All Part of the Same Team. Good Night."
Zambia
   has a motto   
One Zambia, One Country
Country Joe & The Fish
   released the album   
I Feel Like I'm Fixin' To Die (1967)
Creedence Clearwater Revival
   released the album   
Bayou Country (1969)
2007
   the winner was   
No Country For Old Men
Produced by Scott Rudin, Ethan Coen and Joel Coen
Texas Hill Country
   is situated in   
Texas
Nashville (1975)
   has the tagline   
The Home of Country Music
"Ask Not What Your Country Can Do for You"
   is an extract from the   
Inaugural Address by John F. Kennedy (1961)
“And so, my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you - ask what you can do for your country."
The Country of Tonga Once Issued a Stamp Shaped Like a Banana.
   is   
True
The Grapes of Wrath
   begins   
To the Red Country and Part of the Gray Country of Oklahoma...
To the red country and part of the gray country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth. - John Steinbeck
Take Me Home, Country Road
   was released by   
John Denver
1971 - inducted in 1998; peaked at #2 on the Billboard Hot 100
Attila the Nun
   contains the line   
A Simple Country Girl Who Took a Vow of Eternal Brutality.
A Day in the Country
   was the English title of   
Partie De Campagne
Written and directed by Jean Renoir in 1936, released after WWII
Country
   is missing from the title of   
Bayou ___
Creedence Clearwater Revival (1969)
Big Sky Country
   is a nickname for the state of   
Montana
Unofficial nickname. Refers to the state’s wide open spaces. A relatively recent nickname, "Big Sky Country" originated with a 1962 promotion of the Montana State Highway Department. It is a reference to the unobstructed skyline in the state. The name came from a book by Alfred Bertram Guthrie Jr., Big Sky. Mr. Guthrie gave the Highway Department permission to use the name and Montana has been "Big Sky Country" ever since.
Roy Claxton Acuff
   was/were the first   
Living Person Admitted to the Country Music Hall of Fame
1962
No Country for Old Men (2007)
   starred   
Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem and Josh Brolin
IMDB:8.3/10. Directors: Ethan Coen and Joel Coen. 4 Oscars, 3 Baftas and 1 Golden Globe.
Thomas Alsgaard
   has excelled in   
Cross Country Skiing
Olympics - 5 Gold , One Silver, Six World Championship Gold Medals
Marja-Liisa Kirvesniemi
   has excelled in   
Cross Country Skiing
Olympics - 3 Gold, 3 Bronze Medals. World Championships - 3 Gold, 5 Silver Medals
Thomas Wassberg
   has excelled in   
Cross Country Skiing
Olympics - 4 Gold medals. World Championships - 3 Gold, 3 Silver, 1 Bronze medal.
Patriolatry
   is the worship of   
One's Native Country
Cormac McCarthy
   wrote   
No Country For Old Men
Made into a movie of the same name. Set along the United States–Mexico border in 1980, the story concerns an illicit drug deal gone wrong in a remote desert location. The title comes from the poem "Sailing to Byzantium" by William Butler Yeats.
I Love a Sunburnt Country a Land of Sweeping Plains…
   ends with   
My Homing Thoughts Will Fly.
I love a Sunburnt Country by Dorothea Mackellar
Tumbleweed Connection
   features   
Country Comfort
1970
The USS Enterprise
   is a spacecraft in   
Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
(NCC 1701-A) Revision A of the original Constitution Class Federation Star Ship
Javier Bardem
   won for   
No Country for Old Men (2007)
Best Supporting Actor
Take Me Home, Country Road
   has the opening line   
Almost Heaven, West Virginia, Blue Ridge Mountains, Shenandoah River
1972, John Denver
Country Fried Steak
   comes from   
The U.S.A.
Southern Region; Also: Corn bread, Grits, fried chicken, gumbo & barbecue
Vidna is Kremlya Vsya Sovetskaya Zemlya.
   means   
The Whole Soviet Country is Visible from the Kremlin.
Moral: The government sees all.
Black Country Communion 2
   featured   
An Ordinary Sin
Fisherman's Blues
   featured   
Girl Of The North Country
1988
Black Country Communion
   features   
Black Country
2010, Black Country Communion are Glenn Hughes, Joe Bonamassa, Jason Bonham and Derek Sherinian. Bonamassa is the hottest blues/rock guitarist in town presently. Derek Sherinian is a former member of the group Dream Theatre.
Black Country Communion
   features   
The Great Divide
2010
Black Country Communion
   features   
The Revolution In Me
2010
Black Country Communion
   features   
Too Late For The Sun
2010
Black Country Communion 2
   features   
I Can See Your Spirit
2011
Black Country Communion 2
   features   
Little Secret
2011
Reba McEntire
   has the nickname   
Queen of Country
American country music artist and actress.
Shania Twain
   has the nickname   
Queen of Country Pop
Canadian country pop singer/songwriter.
Alan Paton
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Cry, the Beloved Country (1995)
Based on the 1940 book
John Denver
   released the single   
Take Me Home, Country Road
1971; inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1998






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