In case you haven’t been around for the past sixty years or perhaps you were and simply had prior obligations/distractions, here’s a neat summary of Queen Elizabeth II’s epic reign.
In order to avoid any more scheduling conflicts and to remember to set the TiVo if you’re likely to be asleep, check out http://www.thediamondjubilee.org. This aptly-named website is chock-full of everything Diamond-worthy: a schedule of events, official photos, links to Facebook & YouTube as well as pages dedicated to jubilees past, be they Elizabeth’s Silver, Golden or Britain’s only other Diamond Jubilee. (Answer: Queen Victoria. See? We’re leaning already!)
- Photos: Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee (abcnews.go.com)