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Standing in Washington with both feet on British soil

To this Missouri-based British expat, Washington DC is an amazing place.

Yes, the political infighting, the stalemates, the protests, are all rather annoying at times, and the system in place is nothing like the one back across the Pond in London. 65 more words

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It’s Smashing When Your Adopted Hometown Mirrors Your Home Country

In my much younger, non-legal, and less wise years, I drank my first Budweiser, standing outside a corner shop in downtown Farnborough, England, just a few miles from London. 118 more words

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US-Based SixThirty Drives Scottish Start-Up MiiCard

Back in August 2013, St. Louis’ Jim McKelvey flew from the heart of America, across the Pond, and took to the stage at the Edinburgh International Technology Festival to speak about his new financial technology startup venture,  38 more words

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Get an Advanced Copy of "Being a Prince: Every Kid's Guide to Prince William"

In celebration of the Royal Birth, Dunrobin Publishing has commissioned the publication of Being A Prince: Every Kid’s Guide to Prince William.

The book will be a must have for every child and family interested in the British Royal Family. 196 more words

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2,400-Mile Expedition to Help Heroes!

Recently, I had the privilege of spending a day with three lads who have earned my respect and admiration. These three university graduates from the UK were on their “gap year” and were using it to make a huge difference in the lives of others. 79 more words

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Royal Baby Impacts Charities, Before Being Born

While Britain and the Commonwealth waits with bated breath for the birth of the future monarch, the middle of the US is not to be left out. 78 more words

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An amazing, fascinating and enlightening read on Winston Churchill & Fulton, MO

I just finished Mr. White’s book, “Our Supreme Task,” about 5 minutes ago and I must say it was a rather fascinating, inspiring and informative read. 52 more words