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Why I Love the British, Part 5

I’ve not added one of these posts for ages–shame on me, as there are so many reasons why I love the British, including the three I live with. 27 more words

Why I Love The British

Unconventional gardening: Saving Grace

As you already know, Interlaced Stories dedicates this month to tea and flowers. Without going too much off topic, the film I am going to talk about today focuses on a ‘special’ kind of plant: marijuana. 301 more words

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Biscuit Rolling from Barnsley

This excerpt is from the book 40 Humourous British Traditions

In the UK there are many contests involving the humble biscuit, ranging from building competitions to throwing events. 243 more words


Mr. Fratto Becomes the Doctor

I don’t really know much about Dr. Who.  I mean, I’ve seen it a handful of times.  I understand what a TARDIS is and that there’s always a “companion” around.   41 more words

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Mr. Bean, Johnny English & Rowan Atkinson

Rowan Atkinson, better known as Mr. Bean is possibly the last great clown. He’s not as well-known these days as he was 10 to 15 years ago when his British TV show Mr. 528 more words


"So, Anyway..." by John Cleese

This autobiography was recommended to me by someone who is much better informed about comedy than I am! But we agree that John Cleese is one of the funniest people on the planet. 220 more words