Thursday, April 12, 2018

Ask A Brit | Vol. 45 - British vs. American Films, Movie Franchises, and Classics

This is Volume #45 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Tuesday feature in which I answer your questions on a different theme each week! Watch the video to the very end to find out next week's theme and then post a question in the comments section of this video using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #46. This week, the theme is the Films! I answer your questions on British vs. American films, movie franchises, and classics.

Sunday, April 08, 2018

When Did Brits and Americans Start Saying "The Pond"? | Distant Words

The Atlantic Ocean: an enormous stretch of blue that has played host to some of history’s greatest hits; Christopher Columbus’ naive expedition to India without GPS; the Titanic’s unprovoked assault on an iceberg; and said iceberg’s untimely death at the age of two from heatstroke. Little wonder, then, that an ocean of such repute boasts a 4-star rating on Google Reviews. I’m actually not kidding.

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Ask A Brit | Vol. 44 - Royal Weddings, Favourite Monarchs, and More

This is Volume #44 of Ask A Brit, a weekly Tuesday feature in which I answer your questions on a different theme each week. Watch the video to the very end to find out next week's theme and then post a question in the comments section of this video using the hashtag #AskABrit for a chance to be featured in Volume #45. This week, the theme is the Royal Family. I answer your questions on the Royal Wedding, my favourite historical monarchs, and more.

Sunday, April 01, 2018

Extraordinary 230-Year Loophole Could See Royal Wedding 'Reverse U.S. Independence' - APRIL FOOL

The wedding of Prince Harry and American-born Meghan Markle has been placed at the center of an extraordinary breaking story—thanks to a newly unearthed constitutional amendment dating back to 1791—that could see the reversal of the United States's independence from the British.