Articles Tagged 'Queen Victoria'

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10 Old British Slang Terms That Deserve A Revival

Just because it’s Friday and old words are amazing, here’s a list of delightful slang terms that are around 200 years old. Some of them describe acts people simply don’t perform any more, or suggest manners and etiquette that no longer apply, while some are all too familiar and could have been coined last week. […]

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

New Exhibit: Queen Victoria Strikes a Pose

If only Queen Victoria had lived during the age of the selfie. She might have been amused. A major new photo exhibit, “A Royal Passion: Queen Victoria and Photography”, makes clear the queen’s passion for photography. It opened on February 4 at the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles and runs through June 8. Selfie-enabling smart […]