Called the “Lady Liz” by locals, this three-masted rusted iron barque drifted into Whalebone Cove in February, 1936, and has remained ever since. The Lady Elizabeth was launched from Sunderland, England, on June 4th, 1879. She was built to replace a prior Lady Elizabeth, which had sunk off the coast of Western Australia in 1878. Show More Summary
Women always have their unique ways to keep up with men. Circus strong girl 1905 Abbye “Pudgy” Stockton was known as The “First Lady of Iron”, ca. 1940s Athleta Van Huffelen, ca. 1890s Circus strong woman, 1905 See more »
Even if it were a bleak ironic joke, the perfect mix of contempt and need in his eyes would make it too grotesque to be funny. But this was an actual ad running for Bloomingdales, and it has apologized for it. https://twitter.com/Laradp/status/664476122118123520/photo/1
One other thought on Trump’s SNL gig. Measuring by the online response, the exception to a fairly lackluster evening ? seems to have been Trump’s appearance in a parody of rapper Drake’s new song, “ Hotline Bling,” the awkward dancing in which has spawned memes galore. Show More Summary
A good portion of Oscar wins aren’t exactly unpredictable. When Meryl Steep is up for an Academy Award, even for a movie as banal as The Iron Lady, odds are she’ll leave the Dolby Theatre holding another gold statue. The same can beShow More Summary
The late great former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was totally denied by the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, who declined to exhibit the Iron Lady’s wardrobe. Thatcher’s power suits were not fashionable enough for the V&A, you see. A statement from V&A said that “The museum is responsible for chronicling fashionable …
It may have been called the British Academy Britannia Awards, but Friday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel the show had a very American accent for its top awards which went to yanks Meryl Streep, Harrison Ford and Amy Schumer. Oh,...Show More Summary
Beata Szydlo, a little known Polish lawmaker, was catapulted to the premiership of the six-largest European economy following her conservative Law and Justice Party’s big win in the parliamentary elections.
Lady Gaga has garnered much praise throughout her musical career, and the terms “innovator” and “unique” might even come to mind. However, “belter” has recently come out as a term to describe Lady Gaga and her singing voice, and it is a significant compliment coming from none other than a member of legendary metal band... Show More Summary
This is a story about Iron Maiden. But before we talk about Iron Maiden, let’s talk about Lady Gaga. You’ve heard of her, no? She’s a pretty big star. In 2010, she was named Billboard’s Artist Of The Year. In 2013, she was named the second-most influential icon of the decade by Time Magazine. Last […]
As it turns out, Lady Gaga’s fans may be misinterpreting the direction she wishes to take her music, especially if they make the mistake of comparing Lady Gaga to the Queen of Pop, Madonna. Even Judas Priest’s Rob Halford has recognized...Show More Summary
Some people think some of Lady Gaga’s music sounds very familiar to Madonna‘s. However, according to a new interview with CR Fashion Book, Lady Gaga tries to deny the similarity. The issue isn’t out yet, but Style.com quotes Gaga talking about her one-time nemesis, Madonna. Show More Summary
Britain's Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher, famously undertook coaching lessons to help deepen her voice, for fear that her shrill tones would not be taken seriously in the world of 1980s British politics. Turns out she may have been on to something. Show More Summary
A wedding affair is mostly all about the bride. However, the mother of the bride ensures that her daughter does not stress out for her big day and irons out all the creases cropping up at the event. So this lady needs an outfit befitting a queen when she is bidding adieu to her princess. Show More Summary
It's a boy! On Tuesday, Jeff Goldblum and wife Emilie Livingston took to Facebook with a sweet snap (above) to announce the birth of their little one. Ironically, the Independence Day actor's lady had the baby on the Fourth of July — but the pair broke from convention and did NOT give their son a patriotic themed [...]
Lady Gaga shows off her rocker style with an Iron Maiden tee as she hits JFK Airport for her flight out of town on Wednesday afternoon (July 1) in New York City. The 28-year-old entertainer is likely headed overseas for her next concert with Tony Bennett this weekend in Monte Carlo, Monaco. PHOTOS: Check out [...]
On Wednesday night in the televised Labour leadership hustings, Yvette Cooper channeled Margaret Thatcher, saying: ‘I’m not standing because I want to be something, but because I want to do something.’… Continue reading The post Does Yvette Cooper want to be Labour’s Iron Lady? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
The internets are having fun destroying biochemist Tim Hunt’s comments about “the trouble with girls” in laboratories. Using the hashtag #distractinglysexy, people are posting ironic pictures of famed female scientists, while working scientists are taking selfies so hot it’s like they’re saturated with thermal energy. Read more...
the trailer for Suffragette, which reunites Streep and her Bafta-nominated Iron Lady screenwriter Abi Morgan in Sarah Gavron’s drama about Britain’s long and sometimes violent move…
Charles Moore is interviewed about his biography of Margaret Thatcher.