Tag Archives: Margaret Thatcher

Personality Quiz: Which British Heroine Are You?

British history books are well served with fierce warrior heroines who would think nothing of ripping your face off if you got in their way. And why not? You’re in their way! Get, like, OUT of their way!

In Memoriam: The Brits We Lost in 2013

2013 was a wonderful year of anniversaries and milestones in British pop culture, but we would be remiss if we didn't reflect on the passings of some remarkable Brits over the past 12 months.

Snapshot: 16 Photos of 1990s London

The 1990s began with Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher announcing her resignation; in 1994 The Channel Tunnel opened, a great engineering feat, connecting Great Britain and France; throughout the ’90s, London was booming with ...

Margaret Thatcher, Former British Prime Minister, Has Died

Margaret Thatcher, the first female British prime minister, has died at 87 after a stroke, BBC NEWS is reporting.

10 Baddest Brits In History (Or Popular Legend)

Baddism can take many forms. You can be a badass, bad-meaning-good, bad-meaning-cool or even just plain bad.

Meryl Streep Nails a British Accent…Again

Meryl Streep has been earning raves for her performance as former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, which opened in New York and Los Angeles last weekend and arrives on British screens this Friday (Jan. 6).

Meryl Streep on Getting Margaret Thatcher Right

Meryl Streep’s long-awaited screen portrayal of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady arrives in U.S. cinemas Friday (Dec.

WATCH: Meryl Streep’s Full Trailer For ‘The Iron Lady’

Oh now THIS has put the cat among the pigeons. Not only do we have Meryl Streep, an American actress, playing an iconic British figure – much like Henry Cavill and Andrew Garfield are doing to Superman and Spider-Man – but the role ...

Streep, Hathaway Face Scrutiny over On-screen British Accents

Meryl Streep may be the acknowledged Queen of Accents, but even she could come in for criticism when she starts mouthing off as former three-term British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady, a biopic opening December 16. ...

More Snaps of Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher Revealed

Is Former UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher a superhero? (The new film about her is called The Iron Lady after all.