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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth's Faux Pas in Nevis?

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 08.03.2013 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

Everything I learned about Nevis I learned from Bernice, my cab driver/tour guide for a full island tour.

Henry VIII And 'Tudor Tourism'

Jean Newman Glock | Posted 12.26.2012 | Travel
Jean Newman Glock

Henry VIII has always fascinated the American public and never more so than following the Showtime miniseries, The Tudors, starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers. While it was airing, I attended a book signing with noted author and historian, Alison Weir, introduced myself and asked if she would consider joining a Smithsonian tour if we created one around Tudor history. To my great surprise, she was not only interested, but helped plan the entire tour and used her connections to offer very exclusive access at every famous site.

Will The Real Keith Please Stand Up?

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

(An imaginary Mick Jagger responded in Slate Friday to some nasty stuff in fellow Rolling Stone Keith Richards' memoir. We've just exclusively obtaine...