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His Royal Virus Prince Philip knighted for Straya Day!

by Lucas Modzelewski | Diggers Post |
Prime Minister Tony Abbott has awarded the Duke of Edinburgh Australia’s highest honour in an obsequious display of British royal brown-nosing. 692 more words


Fierce Females: Queen Elizabeth II

I’ve told you all about my love for Lizzie before but I thought it’d be remiss of me not to include her in the Fierce Females series. 203 more words

People & Places

The Queen could swap Buckingham Palace for a council house

The Queen could be swapping Buckingham Palace for the modest surroundings of a council house if the Green Party ever come into power.

Speaking of her party’s plans to abolish the monarchy, Green Party leader Natalie Bennett said that their plan to build more council houses could see the Queen become a commoner, but stressed that she would not be left homeless. 288 more words


True Equality

Have you ever “wondered” what world leaders like “Obama” or the “Pope” look like when they’re “sitting” on the john?

Given all the “important” decisions that today’s… 586 more words


Operation Hope Not

When Winston Churchill was winding down his second tenure as British Prime Minster in 1951, he was shaving one cold January morning. While he worked the razor, the image of his private secretary, Jock Colville, came into view in the mirror. 590 more words


Queen Elizabeth II once terrorized King Abdullah — by driving him around

“You’re damn right one is driving oneself.” Queen Elizabeth in her Land Rover in 1987

The death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia has brought considerable debate over whether he should be remembered as a “reformer” or the very opposite of one; whether his legacy will be that he preserved Saudi Arabia’s future or limited its present. 304 more words