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Torben Mogensen says:
"If I recall copyright law correctly, you can use the names and likeness of copyrighted characters for purposes of parody and satire."
UK copyright law, and I'm fairly sure EU law, contains no get-out on the basis of parody or satire. This is, however, true of American copyright law.
Re: How it works
Thanks for the explanation, Paul. One thing, though. There are no penguins in the Arctic, and no Eskimos in the Antarctic. That might explain why Eskimos were searching for them, I suppose.