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The 60 Years Worth Commemorating In Diamonds

What’s actually being celebrated? As Americans, we aren’t given an extensive history of Europe‘s monarchs. Actually, until I studied in Spain, I was rather unaware how many European monarchies are still in power. I was a bit shocked. Judging by … Continue reading

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Forty One-Second Flotilla

Naturally we understand if you haven’t got the time to watch all six minutes of Sky TV’s wrap-up of the festivities on the Thames that was posted earlier. We get it, you’re at work, gotta sneak in your daily dose … Continue reading

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Jubilee Flotilla Viewing Thwarted by Time Zone Disparity.

I’m sure most of you were completely aware that yesterday was the Grand Flotilla down the Thames in honor of the Diamond Jubilee and day-long, full television coverage was promised by BBC America. (The British Broadcasting Channel America…kind of an oxymoron … Continue reading

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