April 23 marks the 450th birthday of William Shakespeare. On his birthday, I call for a posthumous knighthood for the flower of the English language.
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iPhone. iPad. iKnight.
Jonathan Ive, Apple's head of design, has been honored with a knighthood in the United Kingdom.
Per BBC News, Ive, a nati...
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"I am not a fan of burning books, and I have some experience in this," he said. "We cannot burn books, no matter how much you dislike the book. I would not, for instance, burn the books of Dan Brown."
We need an order of knightly business people today, an outside organization in our democratic capitalist system which has credibility, morality, and higher purpose.
Veteran US senator Ted Kennedy, 77, is to be awarded an honorary knighthood.
The Queen has agreed the honour for the brother of former US president J...
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