Posts tagged "england"

Princess Charlotte Has A Lipstick Color Named After Her In The New Marc Jacobs Cosmetics Line

Even though Princess Charlotte has yet to reach her first birthday, she already has a new lipstick shade named after her. Jealous!

Designer Marc Jacobs has announced that…

Katrin Higher | February 7, 2016 - 1:00 pm

Elderly Residents Of Bucolic British Town Gun Down Terroristic Swans With Supersoakers

The bucolic village of Briscombe, England is under attack. Elderly residents of the Hope Mill Park area are living in fear, persecuted by a pair of elegant yet deadly swans…

Megan Reynolds | February 2, 2016 - 3:30 pm

Grocery Store Cat Returns To His Rightful Kingdom, Is All Of Us

Olly the English supermarket cat that took the internet by storm in November, has returned to his rightful kingdom atop the shelves of a Sainsbury’s in Brockley, south London, England.

Katrin Higher | January 10, 2016 - 12:30 pm

William And Kate Release First Photos Of Princess Charlotte Since July

Royal baby Princess Charlotte is 6 months old today, and what better way to celebrate than revealing new photos of her, taken by the Duchess of Cambridge herself!

Katrin Higher | November 29, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Woman Gets Trapped In Subway Restaurant Freezer, Uses Ketchup To Ask For Help

UK woman Karlee Daubeney was trapped inside of freezer at a Subway restaurant in Gloucester, England for eight freaking hours starting at 11:15 p.m., where she wasn’t rescued until 7:30…

Katrin Higher | October 31, 2015 - 4:00 pm

Man Finds Fish That Looks Just Like Elton John

Just when I think I’ve had enough of the internet for good, something like this comes along and completely restores my faith in the wonderful stupidity that our virtual world…

Katrin Higher | September 19, 2015 - 10:40 am

Earliest Use Of The F-Word Discovered

NICE ONE.

An English historian, Dr Paul Booth, claims to have found the earliest use of the f-word, as we use it today (like, “fuck off”) in some…

Katrin Higher | September 13, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Queen Elizabeth II Is Now Britain’s Longest-Serving Monarch

Queen Elizabeth II has become the longest-reigning British monarch in history today, surpassing the long reign of her great-great-grandmother, Victoria, at 5:30 this afternoon (London time, obviously). At 89 years

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 9, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Nicky Hilton Marries James Rothschild In Custom Made Valentino

The kind of forgotten Hilton sister, Nicky Hilton, just got married Saturday to baking magnate James Rothschild, at Kensington Palace in England.

She chose the Roman fashion house,…

Katrin Higher | July 12, 2015 - 11:00 am

Town In England Celebrates Summer Solstice With A Stonehenge Made Out Of Refrigerators

Kent, England is cooler than all of us. Some folks in the small town of Maidstone in Kent decided to celebrate the summer solstice by exhibiting the beautiful machines that…

Katrin Higher | June 21, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Royal Baby Alert: Kate Middleton Gives Birth To A Girl!

Break open the champagne for all you royal obsessed fans, Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, has given birth to a baby girl! All hail the mini queen.

Katrin Higher | May 2, 2015 - 9:31 am

UK Man Drops Dead After Opening “Pandora’s Box”

Novel idea: if, for any reason or due to any twist of fate, one stumbles across a container labeled “Pandora’s box,” refrain from opening it. We all know what happened…

Rachel Krause | November 12, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Hundreds Of Strangers Attend Lonely Vet’s Funeral After Obituary Goes Viral

Have I got the perfect heartwarming Veteran’s Day story for you! When British World War II vet Harold Jellicoe “Coe” Percival passed away last month at the age of 99, the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 11, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Customers Tattle On Pirated Porn Over Poor Quality

Pirates, pirates, pirates. We need to have a little chat. Don’t make shitty quality copies unless you want your customers to go crying to the police about not getting what…

Alyson Penn | August 11, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Confused: Hospital Serving Alcohol

Okay, now I’m really not sure if alcohol is good for me or bad for me. According to Daily Mail, The North Hampshire Hospital in Basingstoke, England, has applied for an…

Mary Odell | July 22, 2013 - 7:00 pm

British Prime Minister Reveals Crackdown On Internet Porn

David Cameron, British Prime Minister, has announced that every household will now be blocked from viewing online porn and other adult materials unless they specify that they would like the…

Mary Odell | July 22, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Pip Pip Cheerio! Gay Marriage Now Legal In England And Wales

The Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill received royal assent this morning, thus legalizing gay marriage in both England and Wales. Royal assent in the United Kingdom takes place after both…

Mary Odell | July 17, 2013 - 12:20 pm

Dancing Queen Bus Stop Lady Has The Right Idea

The name William W. Purkey might not mean anything to you, but he’s the guy who coined the phrase “dance like nobody’s watching.” That’s pretty solid advice, we think. Take…

Julie Gerstein | April 19, 2013 - 10:40 am

Princess Eugenie Chooses Patriotic Nail Art To Celebrate The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

I am not qualified to talk about the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, because I know literally nothing about it except for this very factual article I read on Vice. What can…

Rachel Krause | June 6, 2012 - 2:20 pm

God Save The Queen’s Pudding Bars

As I’ve mentioned about a billion times before, I’m totally obsessed with everything British, so when I saw these candy bars–which combine traditional British pudding flavors, chocolate, and a colorful…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | April 23, 2012 - 11:40 am
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