Royals tried to get me fired over Thatcher and Queen clash story claims Andrew Neil

“The establishment tried to destroy me, the Sunday Times, get me fired, get other people fired and so on. “Now nobody doubts that it was true,” he told hosts Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid. Neil continued: “However, what is most incredible about The Crown and this is the meeting between Margaret Thatcher and the Queen […]

Shirley Ballas opens up on stepping into Len Goodman’s shoes: ‘Never tried to fill them’

She replied: “In my own industry I don’t find it difficult but when I’m on Strictly, for example. “I’m a little more sensitive to people who are non-dancers and they have to get a dance ready in a few days and put it out at the weekend, in front of millions of viewers! “So, I […]

Greenleaf Recap: At Last, AJ Reveals the Reason He Tried to Kill Himself

Warning: You don’t have a prayer of being surprised by Tuesday’s Greenleaf if you read this recap before watching — it’s filled to bursting with spoilers. Unless I miss my guess, there were a lot of Greenleaf fans’ jaws on the floor at the end of Tuesday’s episode. Because, though the prevailing theory was that […]

‘He tried to kill UK forces!’ Piers Morgan rages as Lib Dem claims Trump is wrong on Iran

The Liberal Democrats‘ co-leader argued the US attack on Iran‘s top general Qassem Soleimani is “dangerous” for the Middle East and the rest of the world. But ITV Good Morning Britain host Piers Morgan promptly pointed out: “He was also very dangerous for all those things. Soleimani actively sought to kill British forces and American […]

I tried Veestro, a plant-based meal delivery service — and it’s great for busy people who want to eat healthy

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Veestro Instagram Healthy eating often falls by the wayside when you lead a busy lifestyle.  Veestro is a meal delivery service that makes it easy to get more […]

1940s 'Safe Spaces': The Man Who Tried to Save His Students From Internment

Berkeley’s Daily Gazette didn’t publish Sunday editions. So on Monday, December 8, 1941, area residents found something interesting in their newspapers. For the first time in years, the Gazette offered an extra section — one detailing the enormity of what had happened the day before: Japan attacked Pearl Harbor. One of the readers was University […]

A 69-year-old Dutch man just tried to legally subtract 20 years from his age — but the court said no way

Courtesy of Emile Ratelband Emile Ratelband just asked a Dutch court to let him shave 20 years off his legal age.  Ratelband argued that he should be able to have an age that’s as young as he feels. But he doesn’t think the privilege should extend to people who feel older than their age. The […]

Mexico to deport 500 migrants who tried to ‘violently’ force their way into US

After US border guards used tear gas to repel a group of migrants who tried to break through from Mexico at a closed crossing, Mexico is saying it will deport 500 of those involved in the chaotic incident. Mexican authorities told the press that they will be deporting 500 people involved in a demonstration which […]

I tried KFC’s 3 new chicken and waffle dishes, and there was a clear winner

Anay Katyal/INSIDER On November 12, KFC added three new meals made with chicken and waffles to its menu. The available options are chicken tenders, fried chicken, and a sandwich with Belgian Liège-style waffle buns, along with a side of Mrs. Butterworth’s syrup.  The fried chicken and chicken tenders remain the same as the fast-food’s other chicken menu […]

'Fantasy gone wild’ – Moscow sighs as Bellingcat claims FSB tried to influence UK visa process

Claims by “investigative” website Bellingcat that the FSB pressured a UK visa center to facilitate the issuance of travel permits to the alleged Skripal poisoners is a self-exposing joke, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. “Great! There are certainly no limits to the imagination of our partners,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova wrote on Facebook, commenting […]