Mitt Romney insulted Britain’s preparations for the Olympics and inspired quotes like “apparently devoid of charm, warmth, humor or sincerity” and “worse than Sarah Palin” before cashing campaign checks from bankers and lobbyists who are at the center of the Libor scandal.
My last blog focused on the economic and social struggles I saw on my trip to England in March. I wrote it from my perspective as a journalist, not as someone who was revisiting a […]
Talk about satisfying: spending a full week in England with my family, revisiting my college and reconnecting with old friends. I lived in England for five years, but that was more than twenty years ago […]
Make no mistake, the US is “damned if we and damned if we don’t” do anything on the world stage. This current Libyan crisis has stirred up my memories of the last one, when I […]
Bieber fever has taken over Liverpool, England. That’s where teen heartthrob Justin Bieber is currently holed up in a hotel room, while thousands of fans surround the building outside.
The college romance that seemed to wilt under the pressure of adulthood and the glare of the paparazzi has blossomed at last.