Posts tagged "queen elizabeth"

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

#TheQueenTweets: Queen Elizabeth II Has Sent Her First-Ever Tweet

Queen Elizabeth II may not have her own Twitter account yet (a girl can dream), but she did send out her very first tweet today!

After opening the…

Katie Oldenburg | October 24, 2014 - 3:30 pm

The Queen’s Security Worries Over Palace Staff Having Sleepovers With Unvetted Tinder Randoms

An increasing number of staff members at Buckingham Palace, where the UK’s royal family hangs out, have been bringing people they meet on Grindr and Tinder back to their living…

Claire Hannum | October 7, 2014 - 9:00 am

A Queen Elizabeth Photobomb Makes This The Best Selfie Ever

Two Australian hockey players captured one of the better selfies in Instagram history when Queen Elizabeth peeked into the shot behind them. The queen paid a surprise visit to the…

Claire Hannum | July 28, 2014 - 11:00 am

You Can’t Say The Queen Wasn’t Warned…

Finally a story to bring out the giddy nerd lurking inside all of us. Not only does it contain UFOs and British monarchy, but add in some Death Eater-like locutions…

Alyson Penn | June 22, 2013 - 3:00 pm

What To Know About The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

The Diamond Jubilee is another way to say 60 years since Queen Elizabeth II became queen. Technically, it kicked off on Feb. 6, 2012, 60 years since her father died…

Pop Sugar | June 2, 2012 - 3:30 pm

The Luckiest Corgis In The World

I’ve never been jealous of a corgi before, but these little guys, decked out in special patriotic finery, might be the exception. You see, they met and even were pet…

Julie Gerstein | May 1, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Kate Middleton Forced To Get Pregnant As Adoption Won’t Work For The Queen

Kate Middleton must have her own children with Prince William before she will be allowed to adopt according to Queen Elizabeth II.  It has been said that Kate considers Angelina Jolie her role model, so it is not…

Celeb Dirty Laundry | April 6, 2012 - 9:10 am

Evening Quickies: Queen Says Kate Middleton’s Wedding Dress Is “Horrid”

Kate Middleton and Queen Elizabeth toured the new exhibit at Buckingham Palace devoted to Kate and William’s wedding and the Queen joked that Kate’s dress was “horrid.” Oh, Elizabeth,…

Jessica Wakeman | July 22, 2011 - 7:00 pm

I See London, I See France … And Queen Elizabeth’s Underpants

Why celebrities should never, ever accidentally leave belongings behind: they will surely end up on the internet or up for auction. That’s what’s going on with a pair of Queen

Leonora Epstein | December 6, 2010 - 1:20 pm

Queen Liz Rocks BluBlockers

I’m glad Queen Elizabeth recognizes the importance of blocking out 99.9 percent of UV rays. And she looks damn hot doing it.

Ami Angelowicz | November 19, 2010 - 8:15 pm

A Car Fit For A Queen Up For Grabs

A car built specifically for Queen Elizabeth II is up for sale. The like-new 2001 Jaguar Daimler Majestic V8 LWB has 14,000 miles on it — 12,000 of which were…

Annika Harris | March 19, 2010 - 5:46 pm

The Lady Greets The Queen

The looks on the guys standing around Gaga and Queen Elizabeth are the best part of this photo. The one closest to Gaga seems to be thinking, “Damn, Queenie, I…

Wendy Atterberry | December 8, 2009 - 1:10 pm

Want To Pose Nude For Rankin?

I posed nude once. The photographer was a professional and a friend, and the scene was a sound stage. The photos were black and white, and you couldn’t really see…

Susannah Breslin | August 24, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Were The Gifts Obama Gave The Pope Better Than The Gifts He Gave The Queen?

The Obamas are in Europe this week for the G-8 summit, and while in Italy, the president met Pope Benedict for the first time. As is custom for visiting world…

Jessica Wakeman | July 10, 2009 - 5:20 pm

The Touch Felt ‘Round The World

Yesterday, at a reception at Buckingham Palace for the G20 summit, the Obamas met Queen Elizabeth, and Michelle did the unthinkable: She touched the Queen. This seems pretty innocuous, however,…

Catherine Strawn | April 2, 2009 - 5:45 pm

Royal Mix-Up: Prince Charles Invites Dita Von Teese Over

Who can resist the charms of glamour queen Dita Von Teese? Not even stodgy Prince Charles, which is why he introduced himself to the attractive alabaster stranger at a Cartier…

Simcha | July 30, 2008 - 6:00 pm