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The UK Is Waiting for the Queen to Die

Across the country, newspaper editors, TV pundits, and police are just biding their time.


Hanging Out with Royalists at the Queen's 90th Birthday Parade

It's the Queen's birthday (again) so I took my loud-mouthed American self down to The Mall to find out why people care so much about unelected representatives.


The Mayor of London Says Obama Is a Part-Kenyan Hypocrite

It's always weird when British politicians write in tabloids, especially when they make racially-charged and apocryphal claims.


Brits Explain Why They're Obsessed with the Queen

It was the Queen's birthday yesterday, so we went to meet the people who'd gathered in Windsor to wave the British flag around and wish her a happy 90th.


From Neil Young to Roger Federer, Photographer Christopher Wahl Has Shot Them All

We got Wahl to spill the behind-the-scenes stories on his iconic portraits.


The Queen Isn’t Dead; Long Live the Queen

People thought the Queen of England was dead, but she wasn't. She's still alive. So calm down.


We Asked Brits How They Feel About Tony Abbott Knighting Prince Philip

"I mean the Duke of Edinburgh won't give a shit will he?"


Hanging Out with Western Sycophants at the 'This Is Bahrain' Conference

We decided to go along to this conference to see how successful this attempt to promote Bahrain as a land of tolerance full of smiling, happy, definitely-not-being-tortured people would be.