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Diva Behavior
Thanksgiving breakups; Chrissy Teigen's eyebrow transplant; Meghan Markle on Ellen; royal inbreeding comes home to roost

Diva Behavior

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 113:04


00:01 — Why do so many celebs break up right before Thanksgiving? And who do we think is breaking up this year?!?06:35 — Get ready for our Black Friday special: "High-ana the Musical." We are getting high and watching "Diana: The Musical" on Netflix.07:17 — We debate who counts as American royalty and segue into Will Smith's sex puke story, and we actually start to understand sex addiction!14:21 — Chrissy Teigen got hair taken off the back of her neck and put onto her eyebrows, and she's mad that people think that's weird. Also, is she taking advice from Molly's tweets? Prob not but listen to the theory anyway.25:52 — Did Ellen steal "say Duchess of Sussex five times fast" from Sara? The world will never know. Anyway, what an interesting interview from a PR perspective. Let's discuss.35:57 — Molly hates when adults claim to have been bullied. Is this fair? Let's discuss.39:00 — Sara explains why Ellen's chart is preeeeeeeetty bully-esque.45:00ish — We get into a marathon deep dive chart reading incorporating Queen Victoria, Meghan, Harry and the future of the British monarchy AND American democracy. Get ready for America's Pluto return on 2/22/2022, it's gonna be a doozy.01:05:00 — Quick segue about merkins. What's the deal with merkins made of mice? Is there a pube historian in the house?! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Royally Obsessed
BOGO Christenings + Talkshow Meg

Royally Obsessed

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 39:10


This year, the ladies are thankful for…YOU, their loyal listeners! In their special Thanksgiving episode, they chat about the “Royal Turkeys of the Year,” plus Meghan's appearance on Ellen, the double royal christening of August and Lucus (and the Queen's attendance!!!), the Royal Variety show, the Queen and Prince Philip's 74th wedding anniversary, things to do in London and SO much more. Mix up a festive Tig Holiday Cocktail (1 oz. cranberry juice, champagne, spritz of lime, frozen cranberries for garnish) and tune in. And a very Happy Thanksgiving to all those who celebrate!--Presented by PureWow and Gallery Media Group. Follow all the royal happenings at purewow.com/royals. Follow us on Instagram at @RoyallyObsessedPodcast.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duchess
Lady Karen Spencer of Althorp House

Duchess

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 38:06


Episode Description:  In the final episode of season 2, The Duchess of Rutland meets Lady Karen Spencer of the historic Althorp House. In the episode, we are introduced to the many extraordinary women in the Spencer family, Lady Karen regales some of the ghostly activity they have experienced in the home, and the ladies muse over their shared love of cows!  Top Quotes: "It takes a long time to understand these houses. I think the danger in a place like this is to come in and change things without taking the time to really understand the history that came before it and the more I learn the more reverence I have." - Lady Spencer "Some of these places are very old fashioned and some of the people working in them are very old fashioned. So it took a bit of rejigging to make sure we had the right team that were prepared for a modern working couple who make decisions together." - Lady Spencer "Being in heritage has taught me patience." - Lady Spencer "Understanding why a home is built the way it is is so key because then you get under the skin of it. Then it's no longer your ego dictating what you do - the house almost talks to you with its own voice." - The Duchess About the Guest and Stately Home: Lady Karen Spencer is a Canadian social entrepreneur, founder and CEO of Whole Child International, a U.S.-based non-governmental organization (NGO) that works to improve the quality of care for vulnerable children. In June 2011, she married Charles Spencer, 9th Earl Spencer at Althorp - the brother of Princess Diana.  Althorp House is a 13,000-acre home and has been the residence of the Spencers since 1508. The current Earl Charles was raised on the estate as well as her sister Princess Diana - who was also buried on the grounds. Althorp House is a Grade I listed stately home consisting of 90 rooms. The grounds of Althorp Estate also contain 28 listed buildings and structures, including nine planting stones. The Second Earl of Sunderland (Robert Spencer) brought in an Italian architect to remake Althorp in a grand classical style, replacing the brick with Weldon stone, and adding Corinthian and Composite columns. Andre Le Notre, the architect of Versailles, also designed the gardens in formal style. One of its most impressive original features, its 115-foot picture gallery, is untouched and retains its Tudor wood panelling to this day. There's an impressive collection of art for their home, including Van Dyck's War and Peace, a John de Critz portrait of King James I and works by Lely. There is also an extensive exhibition devoted to the memory of Princess Diana. The exhibition has been spread across 6 rooms of a converted stable block and depicts Diana's childhood, her royal wedding to Prince Charles, her charitable work, and her considerable influence on fashion and style.  About the Host: Emma Rutland, The Duchess of Rutland, did not always stride the halls of stately homes. Born Emma Watkins, the Duchess grew up the daughter of a Quaker farmer, in the Welsh marsh countryside. She trained as an opera singer in the Guildhall School of Music, and worked as a successful interior designer before meeting her future husband David Manners, the 11th Duke of Rutland, at a dinner party. Their marriage in 1992 would transform Emma Watkins into the 11th Duchess of Rutland, thrusting her into the world of aristocracy, and handing her the responsibility of one of the nation's great treasures: Belvoir Castle. While simultaneously running the day to day operations of the castle, and raising five children, The Duchess became fascinated with the history and importance of the other stately homes of the UK. Join The Duchess as she embarks on a wonderful journey through time, to learn more about the incredible homes that have defined Great Britain and, most importantly, meet the other extraordinary women who work tirelessly behind their doors to preserve their history and magic for future generations.  Resources:...

Old Codger with Courtney T. Edison | WFMU
He'll steal anything that isn't nailed down. And anything he can pry loose isn't nailed down. from Nov 23, 2021

Old Codger with Courtney T. Edison | WFMU

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021


Gus Bodenheim - "Old Codger Updated Terms of Service" Dodo Marmarosa - "Dodo's Bounce" The Georgia Browns - "Decatur Street 81" Red Norvo - "Blues in E Flat" Slim Gaillard - "Travelin' Blues" Lecuona Cuban Boys - "Ay Si, Ay No" Memphis Minnie - "Keep on Eatin'" Joe Venuti & Eddie Lang - "Cheese and Crackers" Gus Bodenheim - "The Maxwell Bodenheim Diaries, Part 1" Wilmoth Houdini - "Rum and Coca-Cola - Parts 1 and 2" Blind Blake - "Dry Bone Shuffle (unissued take)" The Cook Sisters - "Make My Cot Where the Cot-Cot-Cotton Grows" Betty Boop featuring Wiffle Piffle - "Hot Air Salesman" George Formby - "The Lancashire Toreador" Noël Coward - "Imagine the Duchess's Feelings" Ruth Etting - "At Sundown" Euneeda Bodenheim - "The Des Jardins Canderriere" Hoagy Carmichael - "Cosmics" Edmond Hall - "Jammin' in Four" Lionel Belasco y su Orquesta - "Juliana" Duke Ellington with Dolores Parker - "The Wildest Gal in Town" Bruz Fletcher - "Miss Day" Gus Bodenheim - "The Maxwell Bodenheim Diaries, Part 2" Paul Whiteman and His Concert Orchestra - "Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F: II. Andante con moto - Adagio" Frank Socolow's Duke Quintet - "Reverse the Charges" The Be-Bop Boys - "Webb City" Flip the Frog - "The Cuckoo Murder Case (1930)" Blind Blake and Charlie Spand - "Hastings Street" Cliff Jackson's Krazy Kats - "Desert Blues" https://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/109859

What Were They Thinking? with The KEARTH 101 Morning Show
11/23/21 - Thomas Markle Has Something To Say About Meghan's Appearance On Ellen!

What Were They Thinking? with The KEARTH 101 Morning Show

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 7:27


Shocker! The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle's dad, Thomas Markle is speaking up with his thoughts about his daughter's latest appearance on Ellen. Could this bring them together? Or is he driving the wedge between them deeper? Listen to The Royal Report with Sir Gary, Lady Lisa, Queenie, Prince Charles, and even the ghost of Prince Phillip for all the TEA! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

Make Sex With Me
The Dirty Duchess

Make Sex With Me

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 109:54


Our new bestie Lexi and I cuddle up with some cute puppies, and we talk pre-marital butt sex, blow jobs in parking lots, and she reads me excerpts from some pretty steamy dime store novels. Trigger warning, there are lots of mouth noises from a dog lying too close to the mic. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

The Flower Podcast
2019 Shane Connolly: Royal Weddings, Flower Meanings, and Foam Free Designs

The Flower Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 69:32


We're excited to replay one of the most popular episodes from Season 2 this week! Shane Connolly, Owner of Shane Connolly and Company, chats with Scott Shepherd this week on The Flower Podcast. He discusses the wedding he designed for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, his love for the meaning of flowers, and his passion for creating foam free designs. Shane is a wealth of knowledge and experiences. Be sure to subscribe and follow wherever you listen to podcasts. Listen to our interview where Shane and Scott chat about Constance Spry. Learn more about Shane Connolly and all of our past guests at TheFlowerPodcast.com Subscribe to our YouTube Channel for access to all of our Zoom chats, tutorials, IG Lives, and video extras. Also Subscribe on your favorite podcast platform. We are available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Amazon Music, Gaana, and many more! See our latest Blog on TheFlowerPodcast.com. Sponsors of The Flower Podcast Accent Decor The Gardeners Workshop Florabundance, Inc. ASCFG Garden Roses Direct

Scottish Watches
Scottish Watches Podcast #311 : New Watches, News and Sarah, Duchess of Watches Returns

Scottish Watches

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 59:32


Click here to read along and see the photos in our show notes as you listen – http://www.scottishwatches.co.uk/2021/11/22/scottish-watches-podcast-311-new-watches-news-and-sarah-duchess-of-watches-returns/ Welcome to the Scottish Watches Podcast – Episode 311! I really think... The post Scottish Watches Podcast #311 : New Watches, News and Sarah, Duchess of Watches Returns appeared first on Scottish Watches.

Blood Ties Podcast
S10 Ep7: S10E07 The Killer Dresser

Blood Ties Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 33:28


This week Geoffrey tells us the story of Jane Andrews, who was the dresser to Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York before murdering her lover as he slept. Join our community on Patreon, where you can access bonus content, listen to our podcasts ad-free, and more! https://www.patreon.com/bloodtiespodcast CREDITS - Producer: Sam Brain Artwork: George Leigh Music: Dan Wansell CONTACT: Twitter: @BloodTies_Pod Instagram: bloodties_pod Email: bloodties.podcast@gmail.com.

The Times of Israel Daily Briefing
Israel and its latest BFF, the United Kingdom

The Times of Israel Daily Briefing

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2021 17:50


Welcome to The Times of Israel's Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what's happening in Israel, the Middle East, and the Jewish world, from Sunday through Thursday. Founding editor David Horovitz and diplomatic correspondent Lazar Berman join host Jessica Steinberg on today's podcast. Horovitz and Berman discuss the UK decision to designate the entirety of Hamas as a terror organization and outlaw support for the group, speaking about the UK as Israel's staunch ally. They also look at President Isaac Herzog's current visit in London for an official three-day visit that is ceremonial and political, reflecting on his role in the government. Berman speaks about his run along the Tel Aviv beach with the UAE ambassador who was engaging in some sports diplomacy. He also talks about a scoop regarding US State Department employees who are protesting President Biden's vaccine mandate. Discussed articles include: Israel cheers as UK says it will designate Hamas as terror group Herzog heads to UK for meetings with Prince Charles, Boris Johnson Shin Bet intel instrumental in UK's terror designation of Hamas – report US diplomats blast Biden vaccine mandate in internal cable ‘Subscribe to The Times of Israel Daily Briefing on iTunes, Spotify, PlayerFM, Google Play, or wherever you get your podcasts. IMAGE: Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, arrive in Amman, Jordan, on a four-day tour to Jordan and Egypt, November 16, 2021. (Raad Adayleh/AP) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Daemons Discuss!
The One With the Murals

Daemons Discuss!

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 21, 2021 91:19


TBOL ch 20We aren't gas-lighting you this time! We swear -- this is the episode with pictures on the wall! In this chapter, we journey through young Jack's troubled blood-raged mind using the images he creates as a medium to convey his wounds, his sins, his fears, and his hopes for the future. Together with Matthew, Andrew, Gallowglass, and (hmph) Chris they navigate a path forward ... until! Please be advised, due to our current work and personal obligations, our episodes have had a stagnated schedule in this last quarter, but we are on our way to righting the ship! Thanks for your patience, and enjoy this episode.Full show notes w/ images, time-stamps, sponsors & copyright information:http://go.DaemonsDiscuss.com/89Contextual Links: The Charming "Good Wolf" story - https://crossingenres.com/you-know-that-charming-story-about-the-two-wolves-its-a-lie-d0d93ea4ebffThe Duchess of Marlborough - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sarah_Churchill,_Duchess_of_MarlboroughYo Yo Ma plays Petunia during the pandemic - https://seeitlive.co/yo-yo-ma-vaccine/Gallowglass's place on Wooster Square - https://www.daemonsdomain.com/2016/12/GG-condo.htmlThe World of All Souls - https://www.amazon.com/World-All-Souls-Complete-Discovery/dp/0735220743The ship "Endeavour" - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMS_EndeavourThat piece by Mozart (not Bach) - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mhYCaQkbkywMore:*Email: DaemonsDiscuss@gmail.com*Voice message: http://Speakpipe.com/DaemonsDiscuss, or call us (US number/carrier rates apply): 1 (360) 519-7836*Social Media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DaemonsDiscuss Twitter: https://twitter.com/DaemonsDiscuss Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/daemonsdiscuss/*Podcast home page: http://DaemonsDiscuss.com*Main page: http://www.DaemonsDomain.com See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Erotic Audio by Audiodesires.com
Stolen Glances - Lesbian Victorian Royal Erotic Audio Story

Erotic Audio by Audiodesires.com

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 20, 2021 10:39


Listen to the full story: https://audiodesires.com/story/stolen-glances/ In this Erotic Audio story, a wealthy royal Duchess indulges in a secret lesbian love affair with her handmaiden.

What Were They Thinking? with The KEARTH 101 Morning Show
11/19/21 - Meghan Markle Took Part In A Ridiculous Ellen Style Prank!

What Were They Thinking? with The KEARTH 101 Morning Show

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 7:21


Meghan Markle the Duchess of Sussex took part in pranks on The Ellen Show?! She might be losing her title quicker than previously thought! Listen to The Royal Report with Sir Gary, Lady Lisa, Queenie, Prince Charles, and even the ghost of Prince Phillip for all the TEA! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

British History Series
Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough with Curator and Historian Antonia Keaney

British History Series

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 44:22


Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough with Curator and Historian Antonia Keaney | Recorded at Blenheim Palace You can also watch this episode on YouTube. This podcast is free and will remain so but if you'd like to support me whilst also accessing exclusive content, perks, free gifts and more, you can join my Patreon club at www.Patreon.com/BritishHistory and support for as little as £3 a month. (Perks depend on tier selected). Support for Free by liking, commenting and sharing this podcast. Sign up to receive my free weekly newsletter with the added bonus of having 7 days to book new tours and events before they are released to the general public! Click Here http://eepurl.com/dvGx2H --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/british-history/message

Wrestlingus Show: WWE and Random Nonsense
LM #384: Gambling in Tahoe

Wrestlingus Show: WWE and Random Nonsense

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 19, 2021 71:06


Patreon.com/LingusMafia win prizes for signing up! It's Tuesday and you know what that means. The boys are back with another show. So what happens when Cav and the Duchess go to a wedding in Tahoe?.... The go to casinos of course. Also an update on Greg's uncle as wells as the NFL! @LingusMafia

Pod Save The Queen
Queen bounces back, Charles and Camilla go travelling and Meghan goes on Ellen

Pod Save The Queen

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 40:27


It's a VERY exciting week at Pod Save the Queen as host Zoe Forsey is back in the studio! But even more excitingly, royal editor Russell Myers is recording from Jordan, where he's following Prince Charles and Camilla's first Royal Tour since before the pandemic. As well as all the exciting travel news, the Queen has returned to work and Meghan Markle has revealed another TV interview - this time with Ellen. We also discuss Remembrance Sunday, including Prince Charles's emotion and a centre stage role for the Duchess of Cambridge.

Royally Obsessed
Knauf with Their Heads + Special Guest Aminatou Sow, Host of ‘When Diana Met…'

Royally Obsessed

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 53:24


This week, the ladies get into the Queen's absence at Remembrance Sunday, the appeal to Meghan's court case ruling, Prince Charles's birthday, the Panorama anniversary, private royal diaries, and so much more. They're also joined by the host of CNN's new podcast, When Diana Met…, Aminatou Sow, to chat all about the show, what so many get wrong about the late Princess of Wales and why we should care today. Tune in!--Presented by PureWow and Gallery Media Group. Follow all the royal happenings at purewow.com/royals. Follow us on Instagram at @RoyallyObsessedPodcast.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duchess
Lady Northampton of Compton Wynyates

Duchess

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 37:06


Episode Description:  On this week's episode, the Duchess of Rutland speaks with Lady Northampton who is a custodian of two historic homes: Compton Wynyates & Castle Ashby. In the show, the Duchess learns how one of Henry's VIII's closest confidants helped build the Spencer family line, Lady Northampton elaborates on why Compton Wynyates is such an architecturally unique place, and we are introduced to the unpublished female poet that was admired by Wordsworth and Sir Walter Scott.  Top Quotes: "I'm very keen on creating a harmonious atmosphere in these incredible places. I like to think that I create an atmosphere at Compton where the staff and team there feel like we are all part of one family." - Lady Tracy Northampton "In heritage, it's so integral that you retain the essence of what you are, what you believe in, what you stand for. If you lose your roots as a human being you can't fulfil the role because the role is not true to who you are." - The Duchess of Rutland "When you look at some of these portraits they seem so austere and fixed and far away from how we are now. But they have a soul." - The Duchess of Rutland About the Guest and Stately Home: Lady Tracy Northampton is a trained psychotherapist and yoga teacher. She married her husband, Spencer Compton, 7th Marquess of Northampton in 2013. The couple live full time in Compton Wynyates which is an extremely well preserved Tudor Mansion. Unlike all other homes in the series, Compton Wynyates is not open to the public.  Compton Wynyates is a Tudor country house in Warwickshire, England, a Grade I listed building. The Tudor period house is constructed of red brick and built around a central courtyard. Compton House was erected by Sir William Compton c1520, allegedly on the site of an earlier Tudor building. The early 16th century house is now considered one of the best examples of the picturesque irregular Early Tudor style in England. In 1572, Elizabeth I stayed in the house. In 1617 James I spent a night at the house. Compton was also visited by Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon during the early years of the king's reign. Over the entrance the Royal Arms of England are supported by the dragon and greyhound of Henry VII and Henry VIII. Today, Compton is the home of Lady Tracy and Spencer Compton. In the nearby village, the couple have a pub-hotel called The Falcon they own and run together. Wynates is the birthplace and burial place of Spencer Compton, 1st Earl of Wilmington, considered to be the second Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Compton Wynyates was also the inspiration for Croft Manor in the Tomb Raider series. About the Host: Emma Rutland, The Duchess of Rutland, did not always stride the halls of stately homes. Born Emma Watkins, the Duchess grew up the daughter of a Quaker farmer, in the Welsh marsh countryside. She trained as an opera singer in the Guildhall School of Music, and worked as a successful interior designer before meeting her future husband David Manners, the 11th Duke of Rutland, at a dinner party. Their marriage in 1992 would transform Emma Watkins into the 11th Duchess of Rutland, thrusting her into the world of aristocracy, and handing her the responsibility of one of the nation's great treasures: Belvoir Castle. While simultaneously running the day to day operations of the castle, and raising five children, The Duchess became fascinated with the history and importance of the other stately homes of the UK. Join The Duchess as she embarks on a wonderful journey through time, to learn more about the incredible homes that have defined Great Britain and, most importantly, meet the other extraordinary women who work tirelessly behind their doors to preserve their history and magic for future generations.  Resources: To find out more about our sponsor CircleDNA, visit their website https://circledna.com/en-us/ (here) To learn more about Abercrombie & Kent, visit their website...

Daily Pop
Meghan Markle Talks STRUGGLE Before Royalty, Britney Spears Speaks Out - Daily Pop 11/17/21

Daily Pop

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 40:51


The Duchess of Sussex sits down with Ellen DeGeneres, Britney Spears thanks fans after conservatorship and stars shine at the House of Gucci premiere. Plus, Harry Hamlin talks his famous family and we chat up Dwyane Wade!See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Waterpeople Podcast
Watershed Chats: Regenerating Reefs with Earthshot Prize recipient CORAL VITA

Waterpeople Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 47:16


We've already lost 50% of Earth's coral reefs. It's estimated that 90% will be gone by 2050 at the current pace of destruction. Coral Vita  just built the world's first commercial land-based coral farm for reef restoration in The Bahamas.  They regenerating reef systems with innovative methods that expedite the growth rate of corals, and allow for self-selection of the most resilient species to warming and acidifying conditions. Gator Halpern co-founded Coral Vita as a way to take practical steps toward protecting the otherworldly underwater-scapes he experienced as a young diver.  His team recently won the  Earthshot Prize,  a new global prize for the environment  funded by The Royal Foundation of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.   Five recipients are awarded the £1 Million prize each year, over the course of the next ten years,providing at least 50 solutions to the world's greatest environmental problems by 2030. .....Presented by Patagonia Listen with Lauren L. Hill & Dave RastovichSound Engineer & Music by: Shannon Sol Carroll Join the conversation: Waterpeoplepodcast.com@Waterpeoplepodcast 

Just Add Dogs Podcast
The One About Gurdy

Just Add Dogs Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 13:30


This story is special to my heart because it's the story of one of my daughter's, Ella, and her sweet little dog, Gurdy and how they found each other. Adopting Gurdy was right after she had lost her other beloved dog, Duchess, so it was full of soul-soothing as well as confusion and guilt. Don't miss this special mother-daughter episode! Make sure to show her some love by following her at @artofellaeland. 

That Gaby Roslin Podcast
Joanne Froggatt

That Gaby Roslin Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 43:12


In this episode Gaby chats with actress Joanne Froggatt. They talk all about 'Downton Abbey' - the TV show and the movies - the sequel which comes out March 2022 and she gives a few clues about what will be in the highly anticipated second film. She shares the funniest story about when Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visited the Downton set and how close the cast all are to each other. She talks about leaving home aged 13, starring in 'Coronation street' as a teenager, her phenomenal TV show 'Liar' and the brilliant 'Angela Black' which is available now on the ITV Hub. She also tells Gaby about her Golden Globe win and how she likes to push the narrative for women. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Simon Marks Reporting
November 12, 2021 - "American Week": Enter stage left, a Duchess.

Simon Marks Reporting

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2021 14:26


Simon's latest edition of "American Week" for Eddie Mair's programme on the UK's LBC.  Listen live every Friday at 4:45pm, or find it here on catch-up.

The Middle Classholes
Joe Biden Farts on The Duchess Episode 11.12.21

The Middle Classholes

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 12, 2021 82:12


Pod Save The Queen
Meghan's court case takes drastic turn and royals remember our fallen heroes

Pod Save The Queen

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 41:36


Meghan Markle's copyright case took a drastic turn this week, so royal editor Russell Myers updates host Zoe Forsey on the latest from the courtroom. The Sussexes also enjoyed a glitzy night out at a New York gala - with a statement dress from the Duchess. Closer to home, we discuss how the royals are paying their respects to our fallen heroes for Remembrance Day, and there is an update on the Queen's health. And we finally reveal... where is Ann?

Royally Obsessed
Spencer Movie + Special Guest Eloise Moran, aka @LadyDiRevengeLooks

Royally Obsessed

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 62:14


SPOILERS AHEAD: Our Spencer movie review episode is here! The ladies chat all about the new movie (and seeing it together!). They're joined by Eloise Moran, aka the woman behind @LadyDiRevengeLooks, for her hot take on Spencer, from the fashion and the acting to Diana's legacy and Moran's forthcoming book, The Lady Di Look Book. There's also Meghan and Harry's visit to NYC (round 2!), an update on Meghan's court case, Platinum Jubilee memorabilia, drama behind-the-scenes of The Crown, and so much more! Grab some popcorn and tune in!--Presented by PureWow and Gallery Media Group. Follow all the royal happenings at purewow.com/royals. Follow us on Instagram at @RoyallyObsessedPodcast.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duchess
Catherine Fitzgerald of Glin Castle

Duchess

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 35:17


Episode Description:  On this week's special episode, the Duchess of Rutland speaks to Catherine Fitzgerald of Glin Castle in Ireland. In the show, Catherine regales some of the wonderful and amusing legends associated with her family, we catch a glimpse of the ghosts of Glin, and Catherine opens about the unexpected nature of her custodianship.  Top Quotes: "Glin Castle is part of an architectural golden period in Ireland. It was built when most of Georgian Dublin was built. There was a surge in building, decoration, and the arts. Glin is part of a moment of optimism." — Catherine  "I was never brought up to take Glin Castle on. My father thought he would leave it to a preservation trust but they weren't able to take it on. So, it was really my passion, my love for it, that drove my decision to take Glin Castle off the market." - Catherine  "As a custodian, I'm not looking to control the future I'm just thinking about day to day and how I can take care of it."- Catherine "What I'm trying to do with Glin is to make it self sustainable and self supporting. I want to create an estate that can go into the future and is secure." - Catherine "[To be a custodian] is a type of artistic endeavour. As well as a sense of responsibility. And a sense of love for the beauty of the place in a world where there is so much destruction." - Catherine About the Guest and Stately Home: Catherine Fitzgerald is an Irish landscape designer and gardener who is also a member of the FitzGerald ‘dynasty': An historic, aristocratic Anglo-Hiberno family based in Ireland. She is  the daughter of Desmond FitzGerald, 29th and last Knight of Glin. Catherine married her current husband,  actor Dominic West, in 2010 and the couple now live on the estate. Today, Catherine runs Glin Castle as an events venue.  Glin Castle is a Georgian country house and national heritage site located along the River Shannon in Glin, County Limerick, Ireland. The castle has belonged to the FitzMaurice/FitzGerald family for over 700 years and was the seat of the Knights of Glin. In the 14th century the Lord of Desmond elevated an illegitimate son to the hereditary knighthood of Glin. He built Glin Castle, which became the permanent seat of the Knights of Glin. The Knights are associated with a number of well known legends and myths and the family has remained politically and culturally a hugely significant family in Irish society. When  John Bateman FitzGerald, 23rd Knight of Gli, married Margaretta Maria Fraunceis Gwyn in the 1780s he used her dowry to build a new home in the current Georgian style. Neo-classical elements were added to the building later and the new house would eventually boast delicate plasterwork ceilings, Corinthian columns, and an elegant flying staircase lit by a beautiful Venetian window.  About the Host: Emma Rutland, The Duchess of Rutland, did not always stride the halls of stately homes. Born Emma Watkins, the Duchess grew up the daughter of a Quaker farmer, in the Welsh marsh countryside. She trained as an opera singer in the Guildhall School of Music, and worked as a successful interior designer before meeting her future husband David Manners, the 11th Duke of Rutland, at a dinner party. Their marriage in 1992 would transform Emma Watkins into the 11th Duchess of Rutland, thrusting her into the world of aristocracy, and handing her the responsibility of one of the nation's great treasures: Belvoir Castle. While simultaneously running the day to day operations of the castle, and raising five children, The Duchess became fascinated with the history and importance of the other stately homes of the UK. Join The Duchess as she embarks on a wonderful journey through time, to learn more about the incredible homes that have defined Great Britain and, most importantly, meet the other extraordinary women who work tirelessly behind their doors to preserve their history and magic for future...

The Pat Walsh Show
The Pat Walsh Show Nov 9th Hr 2

The Pat Walsh Show

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 31:45


Your text messages on Producer Kendall's Text Hotline, Pat tells a party story and pays tribute to Jean who recently passed away, President Joe Biden allegedly farted in front of the Duchess of Cornwall at Cop26, Happy Birthday to the late Tom Fogerty and a California couple sues fertility clinic after IVF mix-up...

Drinkin' Bros Podcast
Episode 931 - A Lengthy Episode Of Flatulence

Drinkin' Bros Podcast

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 80:22


Joe Biden farted long and hard in front of Camilla Parker Bowles, the Duchess of Cornwall, the prosecution in the Kyle Rittenhouse case is losing... badly, the Morris twins might get murdered by the Jokic brothers, and Pete Buttigieg is a terrible transportation secretary, part one million.   Go to ghostbed.com/drinkinbros and use code DRINKINBROS for 30% off EVERYTHING (Mattresses, Adjustable Base, and more) -- plus a 101 Night Sleep Trial and Mattresses Made in the USA!   Go to CardoMAX.com and use promo code DB, and you get Buy One Get One FREE on your first order.   Get better hydration today, go to LiquidIV.com and get 25% off ANYTHING you order when you use promo code DRINKINBROS.   Cut your wireless bill to 15 bucks a month at MintMobile.com/DRINKINBROS.

The Chad Prather Show
Ep 539 | 'Sesame Street' Becomes a Government Propaganda Machine

The Chad Prather Show

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 47:58


"Sesame Street" held a CNN town hall with Erica Hill and Dr. Sanjay Gupta about the latest on the blah blah for kids. Both Big Bird and Rosita were “blah blahed,” and even Elmo will get the blah blah “once he's older.” Parents, is this something your kids should be watching? Last week President Biden was speaking with the Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla Parker Bowles, and she won't stop talking about President Biden's “long fart” during the COP26 summit. Do you miss the mean tweets yet? NASCAR president Steve Phelps has denounced the “Let's Go Brandon” chant and doesn't want the company to be associated with either side of the political divide. Why is NASCAR even commenting about this? Today's Sponsors Let's get you started with a special discount. Go to ​http://keeps.com/LOSS for 50% off your first order of hair loss treatments. Go to hhtp://PATRIOTMOBILE.COM/CHAD or call 972-PATRIOT. Get free activation with the offer code CHAD! They always have special discounts for veterans and First Responders and for multi-line accounts. Protect your credit score with 24/7 credit monitoring and $1 Million Fraud Insurance. It only takes minutes to enroll. See your points, get more points, and qualify for the lowest loan rates. Visit http://SCOREMASTER.com/CHAD Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Ironweeds
121 - Long, Loud, and Impossible to Ignore

Ironweeds

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 80:52


This week we do a pretty depressing election recap and then promise to not talk about electoral politics for a very long time. Biden is allowing BLM protesters to face domestic terrorism charges from the Trump Administration for engaging in property destruction and harming no one. Starbucks sent management into 3 Buffalo area stores to quell talks of unionizing, and they can't even take out the trash without pissing off workers. Marjorie Taylor Greene promises to abolish the prison industrial complex, and Sleepy Joe let one rip in front of the Duchess of Cornhole. What a time to be alive.   India Walton's loss: https://www.thenation.com/article/politics/india-walton-buffalo-loss/   Election Round Up: https://www.cnn.com/2021/11/04/politics/elections-2021-roundup-race-deconstructed-newsletter/index.html   Biden stands by as protestors are charged with terrorism: https://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/ny-oped-biden-plays-hardball-with-black-lives-matter-20211019-37fgfctxorhzpcvvnpf7wqrmh4-story.html    Starbucks employees make unionizing effort: https://www.wivb.com/news/top-stories/workers-accuse-starbucks-of-using-aggressive-tactics-to-thwart-union-drives/   Based MTG: https://twitter.com/mtgreenee/status/Ret do do cc?s=21   Fffrrrrtttttt: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-10172959/Camilla-stopped-talking-hearing-President-break-wind-chat-Cop26-summit.html   Support the show on Patreon!

KFI Featured Segments
@GaryAndShannon (11/08) - What's Happening

KFI Featured Segments

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 6:30


Travis Scott will refund all Astroworld attendees and cancels Day N Vegas Festival appearance // A new poll shows that 8 in 10 people believe or are unsure of at least one false statement on Covid information // Pilots are in high demand right now // President Biden let out a long fart while speaking with the Duchess of Cornwall summit. // Production worker on ‘Rust' has been bitten by a poisonous spider // The oldest Mr. Olympia winner, Shawn Rhoden, has died at 46.

Springfield's Talk 104.1 On-Demand
Nick Reed PODCAST: 11.08.21 - States Fighting Back Against Vaccine Mandates

Springfield's Talk 104.1 On-Demand

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 42:44


Hour 1 -  Nick Reed talks about a variety of topics in the news, including: There are now 27 states fighting against the vaccine mandate. A federal court issued Texas a temporary victory in its lawsuit against the Biden administration's coronavirus vaccine mandate issuing a stay on the controversial federal government regulation in Texas. President Biden denied reports that the DOJ is considering settling lawsuits with illegal immigrants separated from their families under the Trump administration's zero-tolerance policy. Biden said settlement payments of $450,000 to illegal immigrants separated from their families are “not going to happen,” and called the report “garbage.” The VERY next day, the White House walked back the comments Biden made. When reporters asked about the Biden Administration flip-flopping on the issue, Joe Biden yelled at them. You can listen to the audio below. Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla Parker Bowles, met with President Joe Biden at the COP26 summit. Apparently while the two met, President Biden farted and Camilla Parker Bowles hasn't stopped talking about the incident.

Hard Factor
11/8/21: The News About Joe Biden and The Duchess of Cornwall will Blow You Away

Hard Factor

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 60:35


On top of likely signing the infrastructure bill this week, President Joe Biden is making headlines for cutting the cheese a little too loudly at a Royal art exhibition in Scotland last week (00:38:07). This, and much more on Monday's episode with Mark, Pat and Will. (00:00:00) - Timestamps Cup of Coffee in the Big Time (00:05:34) - Fun Fact: Umbrellas (00:07:28) - Holidays: Cappuccino Day (00:08:46) - This Day in History: HBO Launched, In Like Flynn (00:13:24) - Trending Mentions: Aaron Rodgers and UFC Bets (00:20:27) - #3 - Iraqi PM Attacked by Drone (00:23:27) - #2 - Congress Finally Passed Infrastructure Bill, 5 Months After “Infrastructure Week” (00:27:57) - #1 - Tragedy Strikes at Travis Scotts' Astroworld TikTok International Moment (00:38:07) - UK/Scotland - Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, was appalled by Joe Biden's long fart at an art expo at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery (00:40:17) - UK - Psycho Pleads Guilty to Double Murder and Molesting 99 Corpses (00:42:39) - China - New Desert Target Range Featuring US Warships (00:45:38) - Russian Embassy in Berlin - Body of possible high ranking Russian spy found dead outside the window from alleged “fall” (00:52:28) - Super Fire World - New study reveals Antarctica once had massive forest fires (00:57:20) - Flight Forced to Land in Mallorca… Fleeing passengers stuck on island These stories, and much more, brought to you by our incredible sponsors: http://AdamAndEve.com - Use Promo Code: HARDFACTOR for 50% off 1 Item http://JoinFightCamp.com/FACTOR - To get an additional pair of gloves for free all November with your new Fight Camp system http://Talkspace.com - Promo Code: HARDFACTOR for $100 off Go to store.hardfactor.com and patreon.com/hardfactor to support the pod with incredible merch and bonus podcasts Leave us a Voicemail at 512-270-1480, send us a voice memo to hardfactorvoicemail@gmail.com, and/or leave a 5-Star review on Apple Podcasts to hear it on Friday's show Other Places to Listen: Spotify, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, Lots More... Watch Full Episodes on YouTube Follow @HardFactorNews on Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, and Facebook

Hughesy & Kate Catchup - Hit Network - Dave Hughes and Kate Langbroek
Joe Biden lets it rip in front of The Duchess

Hughesy & Kate Catchup - Hit Network - Dave Hughes and Kate Langbroek

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2021 0:45


So apparently Joe Biden let a long one rip in front of The Duchess and we can't stop laughing about it.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Women With Vision
6.5 Meditation guide with Nazia Zainab Sheikh

Women With Vision

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 7, 2021 27:47


Nazia Zainab Sheikh Certified Theta healer (Trained with Bourgeon https://www.bourgeon.co.uk/) Founder of @the3rdspace.nzs Meditation guide Working with over a hundred clients. Interviewed on national television (https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=RRZwH9aBhCw). Interviewed by a leading mental health and wellness platform @themindfulmissy. Owner of @buttercup.nzs. Baker of choice for the Royal visit to Pakistan in 2019 (Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge). Studying nutrition and detox with the health science academy.

Queens of the Mines
Lola Montez - Part 2 of 2

Queens of the Mines

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 6, 2021 34:50


Lola's mother had found out about new life in Europe, and she went into mourning as if her daughter was dead, sending out customary funeral letters on stationary edged in black. Lola could have easily been the richest woman to ever live, had she preferred her own advantage over political freedom. Lola's identity had been revealed at Her Majesty's Theatre, it led to an arrest on a charge of bigamy. Lola's wealthy new husband George Trafford Heald bailed her out of jail and they ran to Spain. The feisty and sometimes violent Montez and Heald were not getting along and the couple eventually decided to split while in Portugal. When George Heald suddenly and mysteriously drowned there in Portugal, Lola gained Heald's large inheritance. Lola, with her new fortune, was ready to find a new start. It was 1850, and she left for the land the whole world had been rushing to, The United States of America.   On the stages up and down the east coast of the New World, Lola Montez debuted a southern Italian folk dance, her own gussied up version of a lively tarantella. She wore tights in the color of her flesh, and layers and layers of petticoats in every color that bounced with her quick, flirtatious steps.  In her act, she was playing the part of a maiden in the country, who had spiders in her clothes. The spiders hung from her gloves and gown and hid under the layers of her petticoat. As she shook off and stomped away the toy spiders that riddled her costume and the stage, she exposed her shapely legs and as she lifted her skirt, the men cheered for her to find each and every spider. Lola lifted her petticoat so high that the men in the audience went crazy, for they could see, onstage, Lola wore no underclothing at all. Lola Montez was a smash. Although not everyone impressed, and some believed her performance was unprofessional, and talentless.    Lola stirred up excitement on that side of the new world for two years. After one particular show at an East Coast theatre, the manager openly criticized her spider act. Backstage, the sassy star retaliated with the bull whip she used onstage, busting the manager's face open. Denying the assault later, Lola said instead “there is one comfort in the falsehood, which is, that this man very likely would have deserved the whipping.” It was soon decided that she may be a better match with the lawless west. Without telling anyone, Lola caught a ride via a Pacific Mail paddle-wheel steamer in New Orleans, headed for California.   After the passage along the isthmus of Panama, and finally on the last ship of the voyage, Lola stood on the deck with a male distinguished fellow passenger looking out over the water. He asked her about her life. “My father was Irish, she told Brannan. “Irish! Well, then where did you get the name Montez?” Lola Montez stared out into the still ocean, “I took it”. She said. Just like I have taken everything I ever wanted.”    He chuckled, approvingly. This man was Sam Brannan. California's first millionaire. Brannan was on his way home after doing business in Boston and New York, he had a wife and 4 children at home in California yet he was paying much attention to his glamorous shipmate. The 29 year old Lola was by now an epic tabloid sensation in The United States. Her political schemes, erotic expolits and violent temper had made the top headlines through out the world. Yet no one would be at the long wharf to greet her when she stepped off the ship into San Francisco in 1853. She was arriving unannounced.   On the northeast corner of Sansome and Halleck streets, stood the American Theater. The American Theatre was the first brick large building built on the newly made soil along Sansome Street on land reclaimed from Yerba Buena Cove. During its opening night two years earlier in 1851, The American Theatre was so crowded that the walls sunk a couple of inches from the weight.    The irish satirist Richard Brinsley Sheridan's comedy "School for Scandal” was playing, and Lola Montez was playing Lady Teazle. The theater was able to charge $5 for the best seats. An outrageous price.  The reason being, the men in the audience truly desired to see her famous risque Spider Dance they had read about in the East Coast papers, and with that it was more than a dance they wanted to see. If you know what I mean. Lola obliged on the second night, to the delight of the mostly male audience her body exposed by her contortions.  She won the people over through naked charisma and pure force of personality. The act was reasonably well received by some, and it outraged others who felt they were obliged to look for the spiders in improper places.    Lola Montez was an eccentric woman who fascinated the masses entirely. She wore trousers and she carried a bull whip. She had an uncommon for ladies' fondness for hand-rolled cigarettes, and smoked openly! She became the first woman to ever be photographed while smoking. She straddled highbrow and lowbrow classes, rejecting the restrictive social codes associated with Victorian notions of “true womanhood.” Lola had the appearance of a Duchess.  As she spoke the royal illusion evaporated. Her vial mouth would have been considered to be unacceptable even in the wee hours of the city's most provocative men's smoking clubs.  Although they watched her every move, and even sometimes copied her style,  San Francisco's respectable classes never truly embraced Lola Montez, and she really felt it.   Lola was being courted by the married Sam Brannan. He was spoiling her in finer style than her Bavarian King Ludwig had ever provided her. Quite an impressive feat. Sam Brannan had an income of one thousand dollars a day, which is over 30,000 in 2020. He owned one hundred and seventy thousand acres, over 250 square miles where present day Los Angeles County lies. He lived well and lavishly, drinking and womanizing freely. Ann Eliza Brannan, his wife eventually divorced Sam, and when she did, she took half of everything he had. Lola moved on.  In San Francisco's early years, attending the theatre was a mostly male centered activity for they were the majority of the population. By 1853 it had become a highbrow sophisticated activity for audiences of both genders. Giving a place that countered the degrading, debilitating atmosphere of the times. The American Theatre had a rival theatre that was aptly named The San Francisco. One of the first original plays staged in the city was put on at the theatre San Francisco. "Who's Got the Countess?", a satire that profited off of Lola's deflating balloon. For two weeks, the burlesque packed the house. Some audience members accused the play of going too far. A writer for the Herald said the show was "an exceeding coarse and vulgar attack upon one who, whatever her faults and foibles may have been, has proved herself a noble-hearted and generous woman."   Lola Montez was performing onstage one evening in Sacramento, when someone laughed during the Spider Dance. Lola berated the audience and then stormed offstage. In the papers, it read that it was believed Montez had papered the house with her supporters. A letter challenging the editor to a duel soon surfaced, assertedly from Lola that read "You may choose between my dueling pistols or take your choice of a pill out of a pill box. One shall be poison and one shall not."   When Lola first sailed to San Francisco, on the same trip she met Brannan, she also met Patrick Purdy Hull. He was an irish reporter and the owner of the newspaper The San Francisco Whig. Lola said Patrick Hull could tell a story better than any other man she had known, and that was why she fell in love with him. On 1 July 1853 at the Mission Dolores, in a catholic ceremony, Lola Montez and Patrick Hull were married. Making Lola a US citizen. Lola did not want to live among the ridicule in the city, and instead bought a mine in a swelteringly hot ravine. The property was close to two of the richest mines in Nevada Country, California, Empire Mine and North Star Mine. She left San Francisco for the unincorporated town of Grass Valley.   Three years prior to her move to Grass Valley, the town held its first election under a large oak tree and one year later a building was constructed on the site. It was first used as the office for Gilmor Meredith's Gold Hill Mining Company, and then as a schoolhouse. Lola Montez purchased the building at 248 Mill St in Grass Valley and made it the home where her parrot, pet monkey, herself and Hull would live.     The town's disdain for the woman was proven by Grass Valley's Reverend when he spoke in a sermon denouncing Montez, warning the locals of the newest evil in town, calling the woman a hussy. Word passes to Lola, who was outraged at the statement and decided she would prove the quality of her act to the man herself. That night, she stormed into the Reverend's house where he was sitting to eat dinner with his wife. Lola Montez demanded the couple watch her full performance. She stomped and clapped and shook around his living room until he finally agreed she was in fact, a professional.  Montez ended up hated her life with her newest husband, and rather spent her days in Grass Valley with the young girl next door. Patrick Hull was tired of the parties and extremely spiteful of his wife's popularity. When a baron who was visiting from Europe attended one of Lola's social gatherings, he gifted her a grizzly bear to add to her exotic collection of pets. She named him Major. Patrick Hull was insanely jealous, and this final straw yanked a tear in the relationship that could not be mended. Hull sued Montez for divorce, naming a german doctor as the co-respondent. A few days later, the doctor was found in near-by hills, shot dead.   The neighbors, who ran a boarding house, had a daughter who was fascinated with the clearly unique Lola Montez and her private menagerie. It was not long before Lola was equally fascinated by the little girl, who was genuinely talented. She taught her to sing and dance and live wildly and allowed her to play in her extravagant costumes. Lola taught the young irish girl to sing ballads and perform ballet steps, fandangos, jig reels and Irish Highland flings from Lola's own childhood. The little blonde child's sense of rhythm surpassed Lola's, and she impressed the theatrical elite, strolling players and entertainers who came to the lavish parties Montez hosted. The unlikely pair rode bareback together, on a horse and pony. Despite the townspeople's opinion, the mother of the girl liked Lola and appreciated the time she spent with her daughter.  In the two years that Lola lived in Grass Valley, the California Gold Rush was ending, yet there was another gold mining rush in full swing. She hired Augustus Noel Folland, a married American actor as her new manager, hired a company of actors, and within two weeks, they were all sailing to Sydney Australia, aboard the Fanny Major. By the time they arrived, two months later, she had taken her new manager on as a lover. The following week, Lola's show opened at the Royal Victoria Theatre in a show titled 'Lola Montez in Bavaria'. That night, Montez fired some of the company, and they quickly sued her for damages.    As Lola and Folland were waiting to depart Sydney for Melbourne on board the Waratah, A sheriff's officer boarded the ship with a warrant of arrest, demanding she paid the sacked actors. Lola ran to her cabin, where she undressed. She sent out a note inviting the officer in to arrest her and drag her out. He left empty handed.     Audiences began to diminish at the Theatre Royal in Melbourne as Montez performed in her Bavarian role. Monttez made the decision to bring out her 'Spider Dance'. It was an instant hit for the men in the audience, again, Montez raising her skirts so high that the audience could see she wore no underclothing at all. The papers roared that her performance was 'utterly subversive to all ideas of public morality'. The theatre began to show heavy losses when respectable families ceased to attend the theatre. One even summoned the mayor of Melbourne to issue a warrant for her arrest for public indecency, but he refused the application. Months later in Ballarat, packed houses miners were showering gold nuggets at her feet yet again, the papers attacked her notoriety. Lola by now had a motto, “Courage---and shuffle the cards".  When Lola ran into the Ballarat Timeseditor Henry Seekamp at the United States Hotel, she retaliated by publicly horsewhipping him. Resulting in the rest of her tour being canceled. Folland and Montez quarreled excessively as they left for San Francisco on May 22 1856. On the journey near Fiji on the night of July 8th, Folland mysteriously fell overboard and drowned. Some believed he committed suicide after there fight, other believe he was pushed. No official investigation followed.    When Lola arrived back in the United States in 1856, she was different, subdued. Whatever happened on that ship, changed Lola Montez.Her previous lover from the past Alexandre Dumas once said 'She is fatal to any man who dares to love her'. Uncharacteristically, she sold her jewelry and gave the proceeds to Folland's children. She began using the remains of her bank account to give homeless and less fortunate women food, water and money. She decided to spread knowledge rather than performance, and began lecturing on her life, fashion, beauty, and famous women.  "I have known all the world has to give -- ALL!"  She began to write her book titled The Arts of Beauty, Or, Secrets of a Lady's Toilet: With Hints to Gentlemen on the Art of Fascinating.    Dance with all the might of your body, and all the fire of your soul, in order that you may shake all melancholy out of your liver; and you need not restrain yourself with the apprehension that any lady will have the least fear that the violence of your movements will ever shake anything out of your brains. I never claimed to be famous. Notorious I have always been.    She moved to New York, and reinvented herself once more. Embracing christianity, and with the Reverend Charles Chauncy Burr she arranged to deliver a series of moral lectures in Britain and America written by him. She returned to Ireland and did her final lecture in Dublin, “America and its people”, speaking in Limerick and Cork. Then returned to America in 1859. Later that year, the Philadelphia Press wrote Lola was iving very quietly up town, and doesn't have much to do with the world's people. Some of her old friends, the Bohemians, now and then drop in to have a little chat with her, and though she talks beautifully of her present feelings and way of life, she generally, by way of parenthesis, takes out her little tobacco pouch and makes a cigarette or two for self and friend, and then falls back upon old times with decided gusto and effect. But she doesn't tell anybody what she's going to do.   Within two years, Lola Montex began showing the tertiary effects of syphilis, the last contribution to the marriage from Patrick Hurdy Hull, and her body began to waste away. Lola, 39 years old, suffered a massive stroke and died alone in poverty on January 7th 1861. She is buried in the Greenwood cemetery, in Brooklyn. The marker simply reads “Mrs. Eliza Gilbert / Died 7 January 1861.”   You can read Lola's own writing, The Arts of Beauty, Secrets of a Lady's Toilet: With Hints to Gentlemen on the Art of Fascinating, Lectures of Lola Montez, Anecdotes of love, and Timeless Beauty: Advice to Ladies & Gentlemen. Lola's restored house  at 248 Mill St in Grass Valley is now a registered California Historical Landmark. Mount Lola, Nevada County and the Sierra Nevada's north of interstate 80 highest point at 9,148 feet, is named in her honour as well as two lakes you can find in the Tahoe National Forest. Named the Upper and Lower Lola Montez Lakes.   Now, let's talk about song lyrics, you many have heard this famous lyric.  "Whatever Lola Wants, Lola Gets".  "Whatever Lola Wants” was written by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross for the 1955 musical play Damn Yankees. The saying was inspired by Lola Montez. Or what about “Her name was Lola, she was a showgirl, With yellow feathers in her hair and a dress cut down to there", even Copacabana by Barry Manilow was inspired by our girl Lola.   In light of the BLM movement and the incredible change we are seeing, I would like to mention a quote said by Marian Anderson. "No matter how big a nation is, it is no stronger than its weakest people, and as long as you keep a person down, some part of you has to be down there to hold him down, so it means you cannot soar as you might otherwise."   Until recently, historians and the public have dismissed "conflict history," and important elements that are absolutely necessary for understanding American history have sometimes been downplayed or virtually forgotten. Lola constructed an identity as a “Spanish dancer” when Anglo Americans in California swayed between appreciating aspects of non-white cultures and rejecting them. If we do not incorporate racial and ethnic conflict in the presentation of the American experience, we will never understand how far we have come and how far we have to go. No matter how painful, we can only move forward by accepting the truth.  I am Andrea Anderson, thank you for taking the time to listen today,  let's meet again when we meet Lola's neighbor, the little irish girl in Grass Valley, next time, on “Queens of the Mines.    Queens of the Mines was written, produced and narrated by me, Andrea Anderson.  The theme song, In San Francisco Bay is by DBUK, You can find the links to their music, tour dates and merchandise, as well as links to all our social media and research links at queensofthemines.com  

Friday Night Wine Fight
Round 58 - Eccentric Millionaires

Friday Night Wine Fight

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 6, 2021 86:00


This week the girls take aim at... Eccentric Millionaires Bianca opened the episode with a list of the top 20 richest people right now (thank you, Forbes). We immediately sh*t all over the usual suspects.Then Bianca spoke on the life and experiences of the very eccentric Jocelyn Wildenstein, who is one of the wealthiest divorcees in the world. What makes her legendary is the life she led and the plastic surgery journey she went through.Amy decided to cover the 18th Duchess of Alba, Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart y Silva. The duchess was the most titled aristocrat until her death in 2014 holding over 50 hereditary titles.  Sarah finishes us off with a self-made millionaire by the name of Scott Alexander. This gentleman made his first million in the first year of opening his company that caters to the wealthy who desire to have what they want without any of the waiting time. He also got into the property market and bought himself a town in Bulgaria back in 2006.We say it every week, however, we really want to hear from our listeners. If you have a topic you want us to take aim at, please hit us up at the links below:FacebookTwitterInstagramTumblrOr email us at - fridaynightwinefight@gmail.comHead on over to the blog: https://fridaynightwinefight.blogspot.com/ for accompanying content.Episode edited by BiancaTheme music by Joseph McDade https://josephmcdade.com/musicSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/fnwfpodcast)

Pod Save The Queen
Queen heads to Sandringham, royals come together for COP26 and Meghan and Harry's pledge

Pod Save The Queen

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 34:16


We know it's only November, but this week host Zoe Forsey and the Mirror's royal editor Russell Myers talk about Christmas! Following health concerns, the Queen's doctor gave her the go-ahead to fly up to Sandringham for a weekend away - and she'll use that time to oversee the planning of this year's royal festive fun. Russell is also back from COP26 so fills us in on how Prince Charles, Camilla and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge got on - and what he thought of the Queen's video message. And even though the Sussexes didn't attend, they released a pledge to make Archewell net zero by 2030.

Royally Obsessed
God Save the Planet

Royally Obsessed

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 39:09


This week, the ladies discuss COP26, the Queen's climate change speech, and the Cambridges' very normal commute to Glasgow. They also chat about the Sussexes' back-to-back virtual summits, Harry's upcoming visit to NYC and Meghan's caffeine contribution to paid family leave campaigners. There's also royals in Halloween costumes, a long-awaited Spencer movie date, Prince Andrew's legal update and so much more. Tune in!--Presented by PureWow and Gallery Media Group. Follow all the royal happenings at purewow.com/royals. Follow us on Instagram at @RoyallyObsessedPodcast. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duchess
Julie Montagu of Mapperton House & Gardens

Duchess

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 36:50


Episode Description:  This time on Duchess, our host the Duchess of Rutland meets with Julie Montagu online to talk about her historic home - Mapperton House & Gardens. In the episode, Julie details how the Montagu's invented the sandwich, the Duchess is taken through Mapperton's beautiful interiors, and the ladies discuss the exciting re-wilding projects that are being initiated on the estate.        Top Quotes: "David Attenborough said we must re-wild the world and, at Mapperton House with our re-wilding projects, we very much took that to heart. We decided to give this back to nature. In one sense, we're trying in our own way to revive it." - Julie Montagu "We are not just custodians of the house; we're custodians of the land that surrounds it." - Duchess "My mother and father in law have embraced me for my American ways. I haven't had to change my accent, or who I am. I have never had to give up the American in me. I have been able to really bring that into the house." - Julie "My advice to Americans entering heritage is to stay true to yourself. Embrace the history. Embrace the differences but ultimately remember that it's your happiness that's the most important." - Julie Montagu About the Guest and Stately Home: Julie Fisher was brought up in Sugar Grove, Illinois. Upon moving in the mid 2000s, Julie would meet her future husband, Luke Montagu, Viscount of Hinchingbrooke, in 2003. The couple would marry and move into Mapperton House. Julie presented the tv series “an American Aristocrats Guide to Great Estates” where she visited many historic homes across the UK and discovered what makes them such important sites in the history of Great Britain. Julie is also a yoga teacher and enthusiast and regularly Instagram's herself practising in her home and estate.  Mapperton house has been the home of the Earl and Countess of Sandwich since the 1950s, when they moved from their ancestral home, Hinchingbrooke House. Previously, Mapperton belonged to four families – the Bretts, Morgans, Brodrepps and Comptons – until it was bought in 1919 by Mrs Ethel Labouchere. Since her death in 1955 it has been the home of the Montagus. Mapperton was entered in the Domesday Book 1086 as Malperetone. It was then the property of William de Moion, Sheriff of Somerset. Robert Morgan and his wife Mary, would build the 16th century house in the 1540s. One of the notable characteristics of Mapperton is the extraordinarily detailed interiors. Upstairs in the Great Chamber is a remarkable 16th-century pendant ceiling, one of the best surviving examples anywhere in a domestic setting. The Entrance Hall includes a striking coat of arms, and in the adjacent Dining Room, to fine 18th-century panelling. The Sandwich art collection includes fine paintings by Lely, Reynolds and Hogarth.  About the Host: Emma Rutland, The Duchess of Rutland, did not always stride the halls of stately homes. Born Emma Watkins, the Duchess grew up the daughter of a Quaker farmer, in the Welsh marsh countryside. She trained as an opera singer in the Guildhall School of Music, and worked as a successful interior designer before meeting her future husband David Manners, the 11th Duke of Rutland, at a dinner party. Their marriage in 1992 would transform Emma Watkins into the 11th Duchess of Rutland, thrusting her into the world of aristocracy, and handing her the responsibility of one of the nation's great treasures: Belvoir Castle. While simultaneously running the day to day operations of the castle, and raising five children, The Duchess became fascinated with the history and importance of the other stately homes of the UK. Join The Duchess as she embarks on a wonderful journey through time, to learn more about the incredible homes that have defined Great Britain and, most importantly, meet the other extraordinary women who work tirelessly behind their doors to preserve their history and magic for future...

Podcast Royal
44. The Royals Attend COP26 And The Duchess Of Cornwall Speaks On Sexual Violence

Podcast Royal

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 58:41


In this week's Episode, we have a lot of interesting news to share, including an update on Queen Elizabeth being advised to rest for two weeks. Meghan Markle is seen reading her book, "The Bench," to children, and Prince Charles, Camilla, Prince William, and Kate all attend COP26 in Scotland. Plus, The Duchess of Cornwall also attends the Shame Less event and speaks on sexual violence and the importance of fostering a culture where victims don't feel shame. Lastly, we end the episode with a royal protocol and fun fact re-fresh since we haven't done that in a while! Follow us on Instagram @podcastroyal Email us at hellopodcastroyal@gmail.com

Brian & Roger
Duchess

Brian & Roger

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 26:31


Roger's not been having the best of times. The stress of his legal battle with Ben and Jerry's has got him into some heavy drinking. Brian's life, on the other hand, is looking very bright. And it's all thanks to ‘The Duchess'. Written and performed by Dan Skinner and Harry Peacock. Produced by Marc Haynes and Joel Morris for Great Big Owl.Brian & Roger is now part of the Auddy family. Keep up to date with Brian & Roger's antics throughout the week by following @brianandroger on Twitter and Instagram. If you enjoyed this episode, don't forget to leave a review and subscribe. Brian and Roger would really appreciate it. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Relic of the Past
Chapter 227 - In the Court of Giants

Relic of the Past

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2021 61:09


The party is brought before the Duke and Duchess of the Clouds to inquire about the phylactery.  The answers they get aren't satisfactory.  Mysteries compound though as the guard captain is a fiery fiend, and they still haven't found out who the other Noone is!  Can they answer these questions?  Not before tea! New to the podcast?  You can catch up to the whole story so far in our annual Story Up to Now episode! Let us know what you think!  Rate us on iTunes, email us at RelicofthePastPodcast@gmail.com, follow us @RelicofthePast on Twitter and @RelicofthePastPodcast on Facebook.  Articles and artwork are available at https://poolemedia.podbean.com/  Subscribe at your favorite podcatcher: iTunes Google Spotify PlayerFM Pandora

Ready 2 Retro
Episode 74: "Halloween Special (2021)"

Ready 2 Retro

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 31, 2021 67:57


HAPPY HALLOWEEN! As a way to celebrate this awesome day, Ready 2 Retro gives you their Halloween Special! Join Max and Chelsea, aka "The Duchess of Horror", as they talk all things Halloween including Rotten Tomatoes' top 200 horror movies, R2R's experience at this year's Halloween Horror Night and for the very first time, the hosts of Ready 2 Retro will be put into the HOT Seat!

Pod Save The Queen
Concerns over Queen's health, Camilla's landmark speech and exciting royal tour news

Pod Save The Queen

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2021 43:46


It's been a worrying week with further concerns over the Queen's health, so royal editor Russell Myers updates host Zoe Forsey on everything we know so far. While the Monarch is missing COP26, we look ahead to next week's event and what we can expect from Prince Charles, Camilla and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. And for the first time in far, far too long, we're very excited to say we have some royal tour news and we discuss the Cambridges' very fancy start to their half-term holiday. We also talk about Camilla's moving tribute to Sarah Everard and Sabina Nessa in her landmark speech calling for an end to sexual violence against women.

Royally Obsessed
The Queen's Health + Special Guest Christopher Ashley, Director of ‘Diana: The Musical'

Royally Obsessed

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2021 49:01


This week, the ladies discuss Her Majesty's recent cancellations and what the implications are for the monarchy as she scales back. They also unpack the Bot Sentinel report about Twitter accounts targeting the Sussexes. On a more uplifting note: Meghan's letter in support of paid family leave, a Beatrice and Eugenie royal wedding sighting, the Cams on vacay, and so much more. They're also joined by director Christopher Ashley for a delightful chat about Diana: The Musical on Netflix and its long-awaited Broadway debut. Grab a stiff drink and tune in now!--Presented by PureWow and Gallery Media Group. Follow all the royal happenings at purewow.com/royals. Follow us on Instagram at @RoyallyObsessedPodcast.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

Duchess
Imogen Wyvill of Constable Burton Hall & Garden

Duchess

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2021 37:11


Episode Description:  In today's show, the Duchess visits the beautiful Constable Burton Hall & Gardens to meet the current chatelaine, Imogen Wyvill. In the episode, Imogen introduces the Duchess to the chess grand master who courted Florence Nightingale, we learn about the Wyvill family's important hand in the abolition of slavery, and the ladies discuss the famed and fabulous Tulip festival that is hosted at Constable Burton annually. Top Quotes: "Living in homes like these, you fall in love with them everyday through the eyes of your visitors." - Imogen Wyvill "The wonderful thing about Constable Burton is that it does have this very warm homely feel to it. It embraces you." - Imogen "The past year perhaps has helped us realise to keep life a little simpler. And actually it's a reconnection to the love affair with the British Isles." - Imogen About the Guest and Stately Home: Imogen Wyvill, nee Garner, is married to Marmaduke D'Arcy William Wyvill, son of Marmaduke Charles Asty Wyvill and Margaret Ann Hardcastle. The couple have two children together. Constable Burton has been home to the Wyvill family for over four -and-a-half centuries. The Wyvills are descended from an unbroken line that stretches back to 1066 when Sir Humphrey de Wyvill was Companion in Arms to William the Conqueror. Constable Burton Hall is a grade I-listed Georgian mansion in North Yorkshire, that is privately owned by the Wyvill family. The Hall is a handsome Palladian villa designed by the celebrated architect John Carr for Sir Marmaduke Wyvill, and completed in 1768. It is widely recognised as one of the finest medium-sized English houses built in the Palladian style. In 1520, Constable Burton passed first to Sir Ralph Fitz-Randolph, knight, of Spennithorne, and then to Marmaduke Wyvill who married the youngest daughter, Alice, and received this manor with other estates for her share. The Hall is also surrounded by breathtaking gardens and there's a well known Tulip Festival held annually on the estate.   About the Host: Emma Rutland, The Duchess of Rutland, did not always stride the halls of stately homes. Born Emma Watkins, the Duchess grew up the daughter of a Quaker farmer, in the Welsh marsh countryside. She trained as an opera singer in the Guildhall School of Music, and worked as a successful interior designer before meeting her future husband David Manners, the 11th Duke of Rutland, at a dinner party. Their marriage in 1992 would transform Emma Watkins into the 11th Duchess of Rutland, thrusting her into the world of aristocracy, and handing her the responsibility of one of the nation's great treasures: Belvoir Castle. While simultaneously running the day to day operations of the castle, and raising five children, The Duchess became fascinated with the history and importance of the other stately homes of the UK. Join The Duchess as she embarks on a wonderful journey through time, to learn more about the incredible homes that have defined Great Britain and, most importantly, meet the other extraordinary women who work tirelessly behind their doors to preserve their history and magic for future generations.  Resources: To find out more about our sponsor CircleDNA, visit their website https://circledna.com/en-us/ (here) https://www.onefineplay.com/ (https://www.onefineplay.com/) https://www.belvoircastle.com/ (https://www.belvoircastle.com/) https://www.emmaduchessrutland.com/ (https://www.emmaduchessrutland.com/) https://www.constableburton.com/ (https://www.constableburton.com/)

Morning Announcements
Friday, October 22nd, 2021

Morning Announcements

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2021 3:30


The House of Representatives voted to recommend prosecution under contempt charges to the Department of Justice for Steve Bannon. Yesterday in NYC, Mayor Bill DeBlasio announced that the city will require all police officers, firefighters, and other municipal workers to get COVID vaccines. Meanwhile, Paris Hilton met with members of Congress yesterday to discuss federal reforms of residential treatment centers for troubled teens. And lastly, the human remains that were found yesterday in Florida have turned out to be those of Brian Laundrie. Resources/Articles mentioned in this episode: NBC News: "New York City mandates Covid vaccine for all city workers" NBC News: "Paris Hilton pushes for bill to crack down on abusive youth facilities" Paid Leave For All: "Letter from Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex" CNN: "Dental records show remains found at Carlton Reserve are those of Brian Laundrie, FBI says"

Royally Obsessed
Earthshot to the Heart + Special Guest ‘DIANA' Executive Producer Emma Cooper

Royally Obsessed

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 58:40


Welcome back! This week, the ladies are joined by Emma Cooper, Executive Producer of CNN's new DIANA docuseries, to chat all things Diana (plus Emma's real-life run-in with royals). We're also discussing the Queen's latest statement on her health, the Earthshot Awards Ceremony, Harry's Op-Ed (and big celebrity supporter), the new Crown pics, the Oldie Awards, Kate in red and SO much more. Grab a martini (with a twist) and tune in!--Presented by PureWow and Gallery Media Group. Follow all the royal happenings at purewow.com/royals. Follow us on Instagram at @RoyallyObsessedPodcast.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.