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Royal Air Force Strikes Islamic State

Royal Air Force Strikes Islamic State

Tornado fighter jets from the British Royal Air Force completed their first air strikes against the Islamic State (IS) today. The military jets hit IS targets in Iraq for the first offensive blow dealt by the United Kingdom since approval for military action against the Islamic terrorist group was given by the government four days […]

RAF Tornado Jets Join the Hunt for Islamic State

RAF Tornado Jets Join the Hunt for Islamic State

Two Royal Air Force (RAF) Tornado jets carried out their first combat mission since joining the coalition aimed at taking out the Islamic State (IS). The jets performed reconnaissance tasks during the combat operations, but have yet to become involved in air strikes against the terrorist group. British Parliament recently authorized the inclusion of the […]

ISIS Launches Major Offensive on the Western World via Social Media [Video]

ISIS Launches Major Offensive on the Western World via Social Media [Video]

The use of social media by Islamist extremists is nothing new, but the organization known mainly as ISIS has now launched a major offensive against the western world via Youtube, Twitter and other websites. The approach appears to have changed, however; rather than forcing western hostages to recite bland, emotionless and, clearly, scripted propaganda, the […]

Stonehenge Has Unexpected Monuments Beneath the Surface

Stonehenge Has Unexpected Monuments Beneath the Surface

Stonehenge, which is perhaps the world’s most well-known Neolithic monument, has been found to have other unexpected monuments discovered beneath the surface. The findings have extended the scope of potential astronomical uses to which the builders could have used the mighty structure. It has taken over four years for The Stonehenge Hidden Landscape Project to […]

Car Tax Rules Change in Britain: What It Means for Drivers

Car Tax Rules Change in Britain: What It Means for Drivers

The rules on car tax are changing in Britain, leaving many to question what it means for the drivers. The good news is that the rules are changing to make it easier. However, many worry that they could end up on the road illegally without realizing and have to pay a fine. In 1921, the […]

Britain Abolishes Tax Disc After 93 Years

Britain Abolishes Tax Disc After 93 Years

Britain has abolished the tax disc after 93 years, but many drivers do not realize. While car tax will be applicable, everything will be handled online and there will no longer be a need to display a disc in the car window. Most checks are already completed online, so it will make it quicker and […]

Queen Elizabeth II Under Fire for Continuing With Speech as Page Boy Faints

Queen Elizabeth II Under Fire for Continuing With Speech as Page Boy Faints

Queen Elizabeth II is now under fire for continuing with her speech while one of her page boys fainted yesterday. Other members of the royal family reacted as it happened, but the Queen of Great Britain and Northern Ireland continued to read out her speech. In fact, she seemed to barely noticed that anything was […]

Prostitution and Drugs Recognized as Part of Economy

Prostitution and Drugs Recognized as Part of Economy

Earlier this week two countries announced that they would recognize prostitution and drugs as part of the economy. Italy and the United Kingdom (U.K.) now include these illegal activities as part of their Gross Domestic Product (GDP). GDP is the current method of measuring how much a country’s economy grows or contracts. The U.K. Office of […]

Surge in Old Cell Phone Popularity in Britain

Surge in Old Cell Phone Popularity in Britain

There is a portion of the population across the pond who are not buying smartphones. Instead they are opting for an old school style like the once popular flip phone. Citing advantages like, longer battery life, smaller size and being less addictive, buyers are looking for “vintage” Motorolas, Nokias and Ericssons. According to the Daily […]

Supermarket in United Kingdom Uses Racist Display to Advertise McQueen Film?

Supermarket in United Kingdom Uses Racist Display to Advertise McQueen Film?

Filed under, “it seemed like a good idea at the time” is the United Kingdom supermarket who used a “racist” display to advertise the Steve McQueen film 12 Years a Slave. Sainsbury’s, the second largest chain of supermarkets in the UK were the offending perpetrators of the tasteless and racist idea of advertising their DVD/Blu-Ray […]

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