The Lump is a short animated film released in 1991. It tells the story of an unattractive and unpopular man named George. One day, a lump appears on his head that looks like an attractive face. By pretending the lump is his real face, he gains fame and fortune, but soon he gets into trouble when he enters into the company of several corrupt politicians. A National Film Board of Canada film, The Lump was written and directed by John Weldon. Harvey Atkin contributed the voice. It was nominated for a Genie Award in 1992 and won the Gordon Bruce Award for Humor at the Ottawa International Animation Festival in that year.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THE LUMP» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about the lump
5 QUOTES WITH «THE LUMP»
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A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.
My brethren, when God first began to love you, He gave you all that He ever meant to give you in the lump, and eternity of time is that in which He is retailing of it out.
Baseball is a rookie, his experience no bigger than the lump in his throat as he begins fulfillment of his dream.
Many of my cartoons are not a belly laugh. I go for nostalgia, the lump in the throat, the tear in the eye, the tug in the heart.
Sculpture is the art of the hole and the lump.
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THE LUMP»
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TheLump of Coal
A lump of coal that wants to be an artist, but would settle for making decorative marks on a piece of grilled meat, rolls out of a forgotten bag of charcoal one winter and takes a spin through town seeking a miracle. 150,000 first printing.
Lemony Snicket, 2008
TheLump of Gold: And Other Poems
And Other Poems Charles Mackay. Alas ! not so ; I could not move This thing so
heavy and cold; — . Nor 1 nor twenty men could stir The fiendish lump of gold.
XXIII. I sat and gazed with savage eyes Till joy gave place to dread ; I felt the fate
Charles Mackay, 1856
Active Intervention: Kinesthetic Learning Style Leavens the ...
... the lump of autistic student achievement? The ultimate purpose was to
discover a program that would prepare individuals with autism for a total
functioning lifestyle through the examination of learning styles. Research
Questions The ...
Verleria J. Wade, 2008
Practical Head and Neck Ultrasound
The characteristics of the lump in conjunction with its history may suggest the
diagnosis. For example, a lump of 'rubbery' consistency might suggest Hodgkin's
disease; a rock-hard lump which is fixed to the skin or deeper structures is likely
Anil T. Ahuja, Rhodri M. Evans, 2000
Civil Engineering Construction Contracts
The main types of price formula used are: (1) Lump sum.4 Here the contractor
undertakes to perform a defined scope of work for a stated amount — the lump
sum. The lump sum and the defined scope of the work are opposite sides of the ...
Barry Goldsmith Clarke, M. P. O'Reilly, 1999
DISCUSSION Eighty percent of women with breast lumps find the lump while
performing a breast self-examination. As part of this patient's history, the
physician should ask the patient about her risk factors for breast cancer. One
should also ...
Susan D. Wolfsthal, 2008
The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
employing agency an amount equal to the pay included in the lump-sum
payment under § 550.1205(b) that covers the period between the date of
reemployment and the expiration of the lumpsum leave period, except as
provided in ...
Veterans' benefits veterans have mixed views on a lump sum ...
To elicit their views, we asked veterans to react to a hypothetical program—
offering newly compensated veterans a choice between monthly payments and a
lump sum payment—with the following features: (1) Monthly payments and thelump ...
The Harvard Medical School Family Health Guide
1056) can help determine if a lump may be malignant (seen on x-ray film as an
irregular mass with tentaclelike appendages and speckles of calcium) and can
assist the doctor in mapping the location of the lump for biopsy. Mammography
Anthony L. Komaroff, 1999
A Selection of ... Internal Revenue Service Tax Information ...
This type of lump-sum benefit payment should not be confused with the lump-
sum death benefit that both the SSA and RRB pay to many of their beneficiaries.
No part of the lump-sum death benefit is subject to tax. Making the election.
5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «THE LUMP»
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Ottawa unveils new lump-sum payout for critically wounded veterans
Veterans' advocates were hoping the minister would increase the lump-sum disability award for those covered by the New Veterans Charter, which came into ... «The Globe and Mail, Mar 15»
The Killers & Jimmy Kimmel Show Their Christmas Spirit on 'Joel …
The Killers are aiming to change that with their new holiday track, "Joel, the Lump of Coal," created with the help of Jimmy Kimmel. Check it out below. «Billboard, Dec 14»
Michael Noonan has cancerous lump removed
He said he had noticed the lump in February, after which he had five weeks of radiotherapy. The lump, a sarcoma, was removed last Wednesday, May 28th. «Irish Times, Jun 14»
The Great Charcoal Debate: Briquettes Or Lumps?
Lump charcoal can burn hotter (handy if you're searing meat) and can be made with specific woods that leave a trace of their essence on the food. But the lumps ... «NPR, May 13»
Benefits Leader Reins In 401(k)s
Financial planners say the lump-sum contributions undermine one big advantage of 401(k) plans: "dollar-cost averaging," in which investors are buying stock ... «Wall Street Journal, Dec 12»
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