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Have some cheery pictures of the queen!

Giving and receiving some apparently masonic handshakes. Yes, really. Oh dear, isn’t it depressing – all this stuff hidden in plain sight. I think these are quite funny. 129 more words

Shit that Pissed me Off - 7/24

Drug Testing for Welfare Recipients is a Huge Bust

Government needs to be smaller, they tell us.  It isn’t that I disagree with that basic sentiment but I don’t understand why there is a huge push from the right to test welfare recipients for drug use. 1,049 more words

Politics

A Royal Night Out

As the London crowds celebrated VE (Victory In Europe) Day in the streets, young princesses Elizabeth and Margaret had something else in mind other than having tea in… 413 more words

Dubai

Bad King John and his good legacy.

We trained to the next stop and walked towards Runnymede, some alongside the River Thames. Off to see a paddock today, but an historical one.  The neighbourhood has been all excited about this paddock because it was witness to King John’s historic sealing of the Magna Carta 800 years ago on 15 June 1215. 280 more words

Art

Russell Brand called the Queen 'Mrs Bratwurst-Kraut-Nazi' and people are upset

Love him or loathe him, Russell Brand knows how to stay in the news.

Three weeks after courting controversy for suggesting the minute’s silence for the victims of the Tunisia beach massacre was ‘bulls***’, he took to his Facebook page to post an extract from his book, Revolution, in which he launches an attack on the Queen. 326 more words

UK

As Prince George celebrates his second birthday, royals release new official photo of the budding trendsetter

Prince George celebrates his second birthday on Wednesday and while he’s just a toddler, he’s already made an impression as a doting elder brother, a magnet to cameras and even a budding fashion trendsetter. 533 more words

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