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The Martinsburg Journal
Happy 260th birthday, Americawho was President of the Second Continental Congress, penned his famous signatu
Happy 260th birthday, America
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 33 minutes ago
who was President of the Second Continental Congress, penned his famous signature in big, bold script so King George III "could read my name without spectacles and could now double his reward for 500 pounds for my head." "If the cause... Read more
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Breitbart
Darrell Issa: Brexit ‘Significant Loss’ for Clinton, Obamafail for them,” he added, saying he believes the British made the right decisio
Darrell Issa: Brexit ‘Significant Loss’ for Clinton, Obama
Breitbart / Posted 9 hours ago
fail for them,” he added, saying he believes the British made the right decision, just as the Americans made against King George III. “Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama have told the world that they’re listening and the world wants us to be... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Court's immigration vote produces tears, cheers in ArizonaSheriff Joe Arpaio, cheered the decision as well, calling Obama an "out-of-cont
Court's immigration vote produces tears, cheers in Arizona
The Arizona Republic / Posted 2 days ago
Sheriff Joe Arpaio, cheered the decision as well, calling Obama an "out-of-control president who rules like he is King George III in 1776." "We are thankful that the so-called conservatives on the Supreme Court held fast to the leftists on the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Don’t be afraid of a crisp new ‘Hamilton’Eliza Hamilton to Miranda’s Alexander. Jonathan Groff, the show’s comic secret
Don’t be afraid of a crisp new ‘Hamilton’
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Eliza Hamilton to Miranda’s Alexander. Jonathan Groff, the show’s comic secret weapon as a preening, patter-singing King George III, moved on in April.. But, come on, they’re supposed to hang on until 2032, when you finally get a ticket? Cut... Read more
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Mashable
Dear Brits, let U.S. history show you why it's worth sticking with the EUand how hard a time America had setting up its country. (For a Brit, there's pl
Dear Brits, let U.S. history show you why it's worth sticking with the EU
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
and how hard a time America had setting up its country. (For a Brit, there's plenty of schadenfreude to be had, and King George III has it on our behalf.) Most importantly, we learn that the American experiment was just as uncertain then as the... Read more
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Philly.com
George M. Beschen, 73, Philly teacherof wonder." Besides his daughter, he is survived by his wife, Bettyanne Ludwig
George M. Beschen, 73, Philly teacher
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
of wonder." Besides his daughter, he is survived by his wife, Bettyanne Ludwig Beschen; daughters Elizabeth Liddell and Kate; son George III; three grandchildren; two sisters; and nieces and nephews. Services were Friday, June 17. 610-... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Duterte’s promise of metamorphosessome critics of their anxieties and reassured his voters that he has not become
Duterte’s promise of metamorphoses
Negros Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
some critics of their anxieties and reassured his voters that he has not become a latter- day version of England�s King George III or Ecuador�s President Abdala Jaime Bucaran Ortiz, popularly known as �El Loco,� who was ousted for mental... Read more
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express
Sir Cliff vindicated over charges of historical sexual abuse says Jennifer Selwayalways held in… er... June. Eton College’s best known holiday is Fourth of June
Sir Cliff vindicated over charges of historical sexual abuse says Jennifer Selway
express / Posted 8 days ago
always held in… er... June. Eton College’s best known holiday is Fourth of June, a celebration of the birthday of King George III. It is hardly ever actually celebrated on June 4 (that would be far too easy) but on the Wednesday before the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
VIP syndrome: why do the doctors to the stars make fatal mistakes?who coined the expression in 1964, noted venerable examples. “The well-known ca
VIP syndrome: why do the doctors to the stars make fatal mistakes?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
who coined the expression in 1964, noted venerable examples. “The well-known cases of such historical figures as King George III of England and King Ludwig II of Bavaria clearly demonstrate that the treatment of an influential man can be... Read more
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Orange County Register
Payday regulations latest example of bureaucratic swarmThomas Jefferson complained in the Declaration of Independence that King George
Payday regulations latest example of bureaucratic swarm
Orange County Register / Posted 8 days ago
Thomas Jefferson complained in the Declaration of Independence that King George III “has erected a multitude of New Offices, and sent hither swarms of Officers to harass our people, and eat out their substance.” Americans today can empathize. An... Read more
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Oxford Mail
The Rank Insider: A glorious celebration of English eccentricityceremony, which Abingdon Museum says may have been first carried out to mark th
The Rank Insider: A glorious celebration of English eccentricity
Oxford Mail / Posted 10 days ago
ceremony, which Abingdon Museum says may have been first carried out to mark the occasion of the coronation of King George III in 1761, but also subsequently on such occasions as the end of the Crimean War – end of war surely a cause for a... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
‘This Market Is Ready to Blow…’the area with its own conservative and backward-leaning culture. When the colo
‘This Market Is Ready to Blow…’
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 11 days ago
the area with its own conservative and backward-leaning culture. When the colonies announced they were rebelling against George III, the Eastern Shore remained loyal. The planters here had no quarrel with the British. Most of them were themselves... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
At Tonys a cry for love amid 'Hamilton' cheersto Miranda's extensive knowledge of traditional Broadway craftsmanship. He has
At Tonys a cry for love amid 'Hamilton' cheers
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 12 days ago
to Miranda's extensive knowledge of traditional Broadway craftsmanship. He has Aaron Burr quoting Oscar Hammerstein, King George III quoting the Beatles, and scattered references to the entire history of the Broadway musical. The history the show... Read more
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Daily Mail
James Corden beguins Tony Awards hosting gig with funny Hamilton spoofDaveed Diggs as Thomas Jefferson/Marquis de Lafayette, Christopher Jackson as G
James Corden beguins Tony Awards hosting gig with funny Hamilton spoof
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Daveed Diggs as Thomas Jefferson/Marquis de Lafayette, Christopher Jackson as George Washington and Jonathan Groff as King George III. Diggs was ultimately crowned the winner as he told a funny story about how his father joined him in bright... Read more
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express
Hamilton: Tony Awards, UK West End production tickets & stars – All you need to knowto take more than $1 billion at the box office. In the UK it is still unknown
Hamilton: Tony Awards, UK West End production tickets & stars – All you need to know
express / Posted 13 days ago
to take more than $1 billion at the box office. In the UK it is still unknown - even though it stars our very own King George III. All that will change after a spectacular showing at tonight's Tony Awards in New York and a London opening for... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Trump ignores importance of independent judiciaryjudiciary independence — an essential American ideal since the birth of our nat
Trump ignores importance of independent judiciary
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 13 days ago
judiciary independence — an essential American ideal since the birth of our nation. Among the grievances against King George III laid out by the signers of the Declaration of Independence are these: “He has obstructed the Administration of... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Buns thrown at crowds from County Hall in Abingdon for Queen's BirthdayAbingdon and dates from at least 1760, when a John Waite recorded he caught one
Buns thrown at crowds from County Hall in Abingdon for Queen's Birthday
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Abingdon and dates from at least 1760, when a John Waite recorded he caught one during celebrations for the coronation of George III. Yesterday about 4,500 buns were thrown in 12 minutes. People have been sharing their pictures of last night,... Read more
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New Kerala
Britain celebrates Queen's 90th birthday by throwing buns - newkerala.com #75691of all ages from very young to old. Just as their ancestors gathered in 1761 t
Britain celebrates Queen's 90th birthday by throwing buns - newkerala.com #75691
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
of all ages from very young to old. Just as their ancestors gathered in 1761 to throw buns to mark the coronation of King George III, what is one of the quirkiest traditions in the country continues to this day. Catching one of the buns, designed... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Grand house was sold in 1955 - but now you can buy its contentsracing and hunting, their dogs, family and friends. Amongst the almost 200 lot
Grand house was sold in 1955 - but now you can buy its contents
Nottingham Post / Posted 14 days ago
racing and hunting, their dogs, family and friends. Amongst the almost 200 lots the potential best seller is a superb George III silver gilt cup and cover made in London in 1808. It is 39cm high and weighs a whopping 127ozs. For those with... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade « Shropshire Starordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 14 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Express and Star
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade « Express & Starordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Kingston Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Oxford Mail / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Streatham Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Bury Times
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Bury Times / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Gazette
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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guardian-series
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
guardian-series / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Harrow Times
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Harrow Times / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Gazette News
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Gazette News / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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This is West Country
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
This is West Country / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Bolton News
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Bolton News / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Croydon Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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Northern Echo
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour paradeordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the offici
Queen to mark official 90th birthday with Trooping the Colour parade
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
ordered in 1748 that the ceremony of Trooping the Colour should mark the official birthday of the sovereign, and the parade became an annual event after George III became king in 1760. The Queen's actual birthday was on April 21, when she turned... Read more
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The Record
MAHONEY: In Grimsby, a mansion for the people12-over-12, double-hung windows, two at the south, two at the north, in stately
MAHONEY: In Grimsby, a mansion for the people
The Record / Posted 15 days ago
12-over-12, double-hung windows, two at the south, two at the north, in stately Georgian symmetry. Georgian as in King George III. Some of the panes contain original 220-year-old glass. The fireplace is original, and while the hearth and mantel... Read more
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Dundas Star News
MAHONEY: In Grimsby, a mansion for the people12-over-12, double-hung windows, two at the south, two at the north, in stately
MAHONEY: In Grimsby, a mansion for the people
Dundas Star News / Posted 15 days ago
12-over-12, double-hung windows, two at the south, two at the north, in stately Georgian symmetry. Georgian as in King George III. Some of the panes contain original 220-year-old glass. The fireplace is original, and while the hearth and mantel... Read more
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Evening Standard
Hamilton: 10 things to know about the Broadway hit coming to London7) Okay, but am I going to be offended by it, since I’m British and very patrio
Hamilton: 10 things to know about the Broadway hit coming to London
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
7) Okay, but am I going to be offended by it, since I’m British and very patriotic? Yeah, probably. The caricature of King George III (who, let’s not forget, was a little bit despotic) is played beautifully by a rotating cast of Americans (most... Read more
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Daily Mail
BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Don't miss the train, Angelinathat they're not cousins,' he said. The revolutionary musical Hamilton, about
BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Don't miss the train, Angelina
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
that they're not cousins,' he said. The revolutionary musical Hamilton, about the rebels who founded America and repelled George III, will open a stone's throw from Buckingham Palace. But the show comes in peace! And only blanks will be fired on... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Smash Musical 'Hamilton' Coming to San Diegocast plays some of America's most famous figures: Thomas Jefferson, George Wash
Smash Musical 'Hamilton' Coming to San Diego
NBC San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
cast plays some of America's most famous figures: Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, James Madison, Aaron Burr and King George III. The critical and audience sensation has been the talk of the theater world since it opened off-Broadway in 2015.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Hamilton' wins a Pulitzer Prizethe Tony Awards are announced in June. To say that "Hamilton" is the favorite
'Hamilton' wins a Pulitzer Prize
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
the Tony Awards are announced in June. To say that "Hamilton" is the favorite to storm the Tonys is a bit like saying King George III was slow on the uptake when it came to all-American revolution. Chris Jones is a Tribune critic. Twitter... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Homes fit for a Queen: From her birthplace to her current Royal residenceher his heir. At 10 years old her future was sealed and the family moved into
Homes fit for a Queen: From her birthplace to her current Royal residence
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
her his heir. At 10 years old her future was sealed and the family moved into Buckingham Palace. First bought by King George III in 1761 as a home for his family away from the official court of St James’s Palace, Queen Victoria became the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Why 'Robbing Peter' To 'Pay Paul Something-For-Nothing' Doesn't Workof the Welfare State But the new 19th-century citizen now had a rifle as well
Why 'Robbing Peter' To 'Pay Paul Something-For-Nothing' Doesn't Work
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 days ago
of the Welfare State But the new 19th-century citizen now had a rifle as well as a ballot. And if he could take down George III or Louis XVI, he could bring down any government. So, it was that, roughly a century after Louis’ head rolled,... Read more
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Fortune
Hillary Clinton Stands on the Shoulders of the 28 Female Presidential Candidates Who Came Before Herto rule the female citizens is not that of self-government, but that of despoti
Hillary Clinton Stands on the Shoulders of the 28 Female Presidential Candidates Who Came Before Her
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
to rule the female citizens is not that of self-government, but that of despotism,” she declared in an 1871 speech. “King George III and his Parliament denied our forefathers the right to make their own laws; they rebelled, and being successful,... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
How 'Hamilton' Is Changing Musical Theaterrap and hip hop to characterize the revolutionary American figures and uses Bri
How 'Hamilton' Is Changing Musical Theater
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 18 days ago
rap and hip hop to characterize the revolutionary American figures and uses British "Beatles-like" pop in the story of King George III. The talent in this show is astounding. Manuel portrays the title character while Leslie Odom Jr. stars as... Read more
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