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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 480

British put downs A recent reader of my Desperate English Housewife in Washington Facebook page asked me ‘Why do the Brits either hate Americans or continually make fun of them? Is that just part of their “charm”?’ I replied: ‘Good … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 336

Brits subtitled My British friend here in the USA mentioned that she sat down to watch the telly last night and (don’t judge her for this) there was a programme on called Party On on the E! Channel. Yes, it’s … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 123

Cock stock The picture says it all…. Anyway, enough of this smuttiness – let’s talk USA murder trials, celebrity-style…. Jodi Arias Today I watched the verdict on the Jodi Arias trial live. There was much banter and discussion on Facebook … Continue reading

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Desperate English Housewife in Washington, chapter 56

Mitt’s magic pants (underwear to my US followers) So, magic pants do not work. Fact. Wrestler-turned-politician Jesse Ventura, Governor of Minnesota from 1999 to 2003, said earlier this year: “You know why Mitt Romney should not be the President? I … Continue reading

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