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Even A Stiff Upper Lip Trembles For Royal Wedding

Copyright © 2011 National Public Radio®. For personal, noncommercial use only. See Terms of Use. For other uses, prior permission required. LINDA WERTHEIMER, host: This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I'm Linda Wertheimer in for Scott Simon. Today is the first full day of marriage for Prince William and his new bride, Kate Middleton. The British royal couple married yesterday at...

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Duty calls for Prince William and Kate Middleton - and it won't be easy

The new generation of courtiers now concede that Diana was plunged too hastily into the round of royal engagements, pressured to accept the patronage of numerous charities, good causes that reflected her love of dance, music and children, while still adapting to her new life. As one former member of Diana's staff recalls: "In retrospect, she might have preferred not to have taken on so many, to...

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St. Andrew's Students Spoof “Bad Romance” With A Song About Kate And William

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The Wedding Party's Littlest Members: Get the Look!

Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Prince William and bride Kate Middleton weren’t the only ones able to enjoy the stylish pomp and pageantry of the royal wedding. Mini attendants — Hon. Margarita Armstrong-Jones, 8, Tom Pettifer, 8, Lady Louise Windsor, 7, Master William Lowther-Pinkerton, 10, as well as Grace van Cutsem, 3, and Eliza Lopes, 3 (not pictured) — were also exquisitely dressed. The...

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Re: Are Americans Royalist Saps?

Jonathan doesn’t seem to think much of the Americans who got out of bed early to watch the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton on Friday morning. Well, I was one of them and I wouldn’t have missed a minute of it. I don’t believe in the divine right of kings (and neither does anybody else, that’s a red herring of cetacean proportions). I couldn’t care less about “celebrities.” I don’t...

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Royal Coach carried the parents, Prince William and Kate Middleton

IT may not have been his state coach of choice, but Jim Frecklington still played a part in the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The gilded Australian State Coach, built by Mr Frecklington in the 1980s, was used on Friday to carry the bride’s parents Michael and Carole Middleton and Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, from the Abbey to Buckingham Palace....

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Katy Perry Tweets Royal Wedding Inspired Manicure

No stranger to strong style statements, Perry proved her innovation by Tweeting a photo of her Prince William- and Kate Middleton-inspired manicure. While other celebrities, such as Miley Cyrus, Victoria Beckham and even DJ Pauly D were simply Tweeting...

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Royal wedding: 24 million tune in to watch Prince William and Kate Middleton marry

The BBC had faced intense criticism for choosing Huw Edwards to anchor the presenting team rather than more seasoned Royal broadcasters such as David Dimbleby. They were also criticised over using Fearne Cotton to provide coverage from outside Buckingham Palace. Viewing figures for BBC Television, including BBC1, the BBC News Channel and BBC HD, showed the audience peaked at 19.79 million or...

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William wants Kate to be called 'princess'

Prince William would prefer that his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, be called "Princess Catherine", officials said. A commoner by birth, Kate Middleton was given the title Her Royal Highness Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, after her marriage to William, the second-in-line to the throne. The prince's spokesman said, "William was "honoured" to become the Duke of Cambridge." But he let it be...

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Prince William invites once homeless woman to royal wedding

What a story!  Shonza was a 20-year-old homeless woman who turned her life around. Her story caught the eye and heart of Prince William. She delivered an emotional speech at a charity event that discussed how her life had improved. She gave credit to Centerpoint, the homeless charity where William is a patron. Diana would have been so proud as she encouraged her boys to become involved in...