Who said it? 1. “Nobody in the Senate trusts the Iranians, no way we approve a deal that doesn’t allow for inspections anytime, anywhere.” 2. “It’s like a real life Downton Abbey that takes place at the White House every day.” 3. “I think it’s very important the sanctions be phased, so that we know […]
"You can not call this shit wine."
In his introduction to John Tamny’s new book Popular Economics: What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You About Economics, Steve Forbes sums up the present state of academia with a quote from a popular undergraduate textbook, Paul Samuelson’s Economics: “If C=a+bY=200+2/3Y and I=I=100, solve Y=C+I=200+2/3Y+100 to [...]
To obscure our engagement with Scripture doesn’t make us more attractive. It makes us seem... empty. The post 10 Ways the Church Is Like Downton Abbey appeared first on OnFaith.
Robert James-Collier, who plays Thomas Barrow, lends his celebrity to a cause.
Actor Robert James-Collier enlists his fellow "Downton" castmates to help him raise money for MS research.
Is there anything Jake Gyllenhaal can’t do? Apparently, he can even sing well enough to play Seymour in a City Concert production of Little Shop of Horrors in July. Probably only James Corden, the host of The Late Late Show, is brave enough to match vocal skills with Jennifer Hudson, as they do in this installment of […]
The popularity of recent television series and movies like “Downton Abbey” and “Paddington” has inspired Anglophile-focused travel.
VICTOR DAVIS HANSON: The Return of Traditional Values. True, both Downton Abbey and American Sniper are well crafted, nicely produced, and have fine actors. But dozens of other movies and television shows meet those criteria too. So why would postmodern Westerners stay glued to their televisions on Sunday nights to enjoy the daily lives of […]
Farewell Crawleys! After five seasons of upstairs-downstairs politics, romance and heartbreaking deaths (Still miss you, Matthew!), Downton Abbey is ending after its upcoming sixth...
Aaron Schock's sudden yet not-so-sudden fall from grace has provided a lot of fodder for columnists and editorial boards - and for good reason. There's the Downton Abbey office. There's the rippling abs cover of Men's Health. There's the endless...
Taking care of some international promotional duties, Lily James showed up at Roppongi Hills in Tokyo, Japan on Wednesday (April 8). The gorgeous “Downton Abbey” actress was joined by director Kenneth Branagh as she posed for photosShow More Summary
As the latest chapter in the curious saga of Congressman Aaron "Fly Me" Schock recently came to an end, there was an unintentionally, darkly comic moment. It happened just after the Downton Abbey fanboy announced his resignation from the House of Representatives. In an interview, his father, Dr. Show More Summary
Now that the Star Wars prequels have proven that it’s always a good idea to see beloved characters return to the screen as the teenage versions of themselves, NBC has decided to make a similar move. And, showing the kind of wisdom that...Show More Summary
Showing some love to her Japanese fans, Lily James showed up at the Ritz Carlton in Tokyo on Tuesday (April 7). Joined by director Kenneth Branagh and actress Yukina Kinoshita, the “Downton Abbey” babe was in the house for a press conference...Show More Summary
It's too easy to mock former Rep. Aaron Schock (R-Ill.), who redecorated his office with a "Downton Abbey" theme and then resigned earlier this year after questions were raised about his handling of funds. Schock's ostentatious lifestyle and his magazine covers might make him seem unusual on the Hill. In fact, he was a model congressman, […]
The ending of one period drama leaves showrunner Julian Fellowes open to create another period drama, and NBC already has dibs. The Gilded Age has been in the works for quite some time at NBC, but now we?ve learned that the show might exist in the same universe as Downton Abbey. Click To Continue Reading
It's surprising that it has taken "Sesame Street" this long to do a "Game of Thrones" parody. The PBS kids show has taken on "Downton Abbey," "House of Cards" and "Homeland," but now the HBO drama is getting in on the fun. RELATED: 'House...Show More Summary
If you're suffering from Downton Abbey withdrawal symptoms, you might be interesting in The Young Victoria (2009) written by Julian Fellowes. This is a British-American period drama directed by Jean-Marc Vallée. Martin Scorsese was one of its producers. Show More Summary
Beginning Sunday and for the following five weeks, PBS' "Masterpiece Theatre" will be the home of "Wolf Hall." When I say that it is no "Downton Abbey," I mean it in the best way.