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Wasted Prank Caller Reaches Prime Minister Cameron's Blackberry

Reuters reports that a prank caller under the influence of drugs and alcohol was able to call British Prime Minister David Cameron’s Blackberry.  The prankster allegedly impersonated a British official and convinced whoever you have to convince to give him the Prime Minister’s number. 208 more words

Humor

Monolingualism in 21st Century Britain

When ordering food in Spain, I speak first in broken spanish before the waitress tells me it’s okay, “I speak a little english” and we continue the conversation. 337 more words

Gypsy x Around Shrewsbury

I went to Shrewsbury today Tuesday 27th January, I only live thirty five  via train away from the town and I’ve been through it, waited at the train station countless times but I’ve actually never been there. 275 more words

Art

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Survivors Surprise Man Who Saved Their Lives

Today is the 10th anniversary of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  A day in which internationally we remember all those who lost their lives in the Holocaust, including six million Jews and millions of others. 222 more words

Features

Why Boxing (Or any Alternative Combat Sport) Should be Taught in Schools

Now: before I get started on this, I’ll quickly address the “concerned parent” group. If you’re going to argue that boxing is “too physical” or “aggressive”, then why haven’t you argued against Rugby? 1,372 more words

Boxing

International Holocaust Remembrance Day: Survivors Surprise Man Who Saved Their Lives

Today is the 10th anniversary of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  A day in which internationally we remember all those who lost their lives in the Holocaust, including six million Jews and millions of others. 222 more words

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Very British Hunting and Gathering

Last week my husband arrived home bearing gifts.  While in search of a crop of pretzels to bring home, he had happened upon a store that had a shelf devoted to foods imported from Britain.   593 more words