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The only ways you should be using a semicolon

The only ways you should be using a semicolon

The semicolon is the comma's first cousin, but it works a little bit harder; it also makes you look smarter
Gangster wrap: Life on The Rock with Al Capone

Gangster wrap: Life on The Rock with Al Capone

Originally published in 1938, this is the account of one of the prisoners at the infamous Alcatraz prison, who just happened to be an inmate at the same time as Al Capone
The Making of a Monarch

The Making of a Monarch

In 1952, upon the death of her father, the young Elizabeth Alexandra May Windsor became Queen Elizabeth II. Sixteen months of intricate preparations led to her coronation – an event of supreme pomp and ceremony that heralded the beginning of a new Elizabethan Age, as citizens across the world emerged from the shadows of war into an era of confidence and prosperity. Travel with us back to the pages of Reader’s Digest 1952, when we gave readers a glimpse of the ultimate royal party planners in full flight.

7 Mysteries of the Mona Lisa

As the most famous painting in the world, the Mona Lisa draws more than six million admirers to the Louvre each year. Just what is her peculiar power?
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Show Your Love Classic American Muscle Cars On Your Wrist

Show Your Love Of Classic American Muscle Cars On Your Wrist

Calling all classic car aficionados! This innovative company is turning scrap parts from 1960s-era Ford Mustangs into super-stylish timepieces.

Winnie, Whiskers and a Word of Wisdom

Winnie, Whiskers and a Word of Wisdom

A boy on the cusp of manhood is inspired by meeting Winston Churchill.
The 9 most expensive, valuable, and collectable records of all time

The 9 Most Expensive, Valuable, and Collectable Records Of All Time

These particularly sought after/collectable vinyl will either cost you a pretty penny at a record store (or Ebay) or bag you a few quid from inside that dusty box in the loft!
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The Scariest Movies of All Time

We sorted through the scariest movies out there and picked the most ghoulish and jaw-dropping horror films. Sleep tight.
7 Timeless Fashion Tips to Steal from Jackie Kennedy

7 Timeless Fashion Tips to Steal from Jackie Kennedy

From high-rise hair to strings of pearls and slim-fitting shift dresses, Jackie Kennedy's signature looks will never go out of style.
The Over-the-Hill Gang

The Over-the-Hill Gang

How a ragtag crew of ageing criminals pulled off one of the most daring robberies in British history.
Mighty Monarch

Mighty Monarch

On April 21,2016, Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 90th birthday. As the longest-reigning British monarch, mother of four, grandmother of eight and great-grandmother of five, her life has been devoted to service – and doing it with flair.

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15 Strange (but True) Facts about Napoleon Bonaparte

Napoleon Bonaparte died May 5, 1821 on the island of St. Helena in the south Atlantic. Just as his military genius has been studied throughout the years, we've also been fascinated with the life – and quirks – of the first emperor of France. Here are 15 things you probably didn't know about Napoleon:

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