The long-term unemployed represent an immense untapped resource in the U.S. But the U.K. really knows how to tap that resource: Bus them to London to work unpaid at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee; tell them to sleep under London Bridge the night before; make them change into their uniforms in public; force them... Read More »
The Royal Family is hiring again, this time for a housekeeping assistant to work, and live, at Buckingham Palace. The position's responsibilities include cleaning bedrooms and bathrooms, the upkeep of objets d'art, and running baths, according to the job description posted on the Royal Family's website. For... Read More »
Buckingham Palace staff won't be enjoying their annual Christmas party. Grinch Queen Elizabeth called it off. She could have made this move to save her job.
The bash would have cost about 50,000 pounds. Such lavish spending could send the wrong signal to a nation in recession at exactly the wrong time. This is a... Read More »