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Tiara Time! the difference between a Tiara and a Diadem (really!)

Many of you beloved visitors frequent that link up top “Tiara Terminology” and are therefore in the know about the “Tiara vs. Diadem” debate. We must turn to semantics to find the difference because physically We don’t have a lot … Continue reading

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Lucky Bastard Gets Bargain Price on Six Grecian IsIands

Originally posted on The Royal Correspondent:
According to the Telegraph and Guardian newspapers, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar recently purchased six uninhabited islands in Greece for a reported 8.5 million Euros.  Now, that is a bargain.  No, really.…

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did Princess Marie Chantal get her eyes done?

We’re taking the low road today. Is it me or is there is absolutely no way Marie Chantal, Princess of the Duty-Free long before she was Crown Princess of Greece did not have her eyes done? Yes, I realize there … Continue reading

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back from hiatus…so here’s something you’ll really like!

As you may or may not have noticed–I hope you’ve noticed–I’ve been a bit absent lately ever since I spent eight hours trying to hand out my blogger awards only to have a “joke” inserted by the people who write … Continue reading

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Spanish Royal Wedding: Juan Carlos and Sofía

In the two hours since I’ve posted this delightful relic, I have yet to tire of it. So what the hell? How about a little video footage of the nuptials? I believe it was a Greek Orthodox wedding and I … Continue reading

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tiara time! Queen Frederika’s Tiara

Remember last week when we gawked at Crown Princess Marie Chantal of Greece in that enormous diamond tiara? I said we’d get back to it! It was first brought to Greece by Queen Frederika’s mother-in-law, Queen Sophia, hence the diamond … Continue reading

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