A week ago today, an announcement was posted on the Archewell website to announce the birth of Harry and Meghan's second child. Here is the official statement in full: “It is with great joy that Prince Harry and Meghan, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, welcome their daughter, Lilibet “Lili” Diana Mountbatten-Windsor, to the world. … Continue reading Lilibet Diana’s parents cause an international incident over her name
Hi there and Happy Victoria Day! Not sure where in the world you are, but today is a holiday in Canada. It's supposed to commemorate the birthday of Queen Victoria, whose birthday was May 24. It's also the holiday used to commemorate the official birthday of the monarch, regardless of the current monarch's birthday. The … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
Armchair Expert Podcast I did not want to listen to this interview. I just wanted the Daily Mirror stories to wash over me until I got the gist and could then move on with my life. But the stories about this interview have been so strange, somehow simultaneously silly and destructive to the BRF and … Continue reading Ugh, I listened to Harry’s Armchair Expert interview
I wrote this post on Harry's new role with the Aspen Institute on April 5 with the intention of posting later that week. However, on April 9, Buckingham Palace announced the death of Prince Philip. Now, a month and two days on from Prince Philip's death, I felt it would be okay to post. In … Continue reading Prince Harry: Disinformation Commissioner
As you know, Meghan Markle was not able to travel to London for the funeral of her husband's grandfather, Prince Philip. This makes sense, as she is in her third trimester of pregnancy and the flight (Los Angeles to London) is a long one. There has been some speculation that her pregnancy excuse was convenient, … Continue reading Meghan leaked a story about herself during Prince Philip’s funeral
On Monday, April 12, Prince William released a statement remembering his grandfather, Prince Philip. In addition to the statement, the Cambridges also released a new photograph of Prince Philip, taken with Prince George in Norfolk in 2015. The photo is very sweet and shows Princes Philip and George on a horse carriage. The photo was … Continue reading Will and Harry release duelling tributes to Prince Philip
Earlier this week, it was announced that Prince Harry has signed on to become Chief Impact Officer for mental health tech startup BetterUp. The startup is a mental health coaching service that provides groups and individuals with analytics, specialized plans, and one-on-one interaction with a mental health coach to achieve personal and professional goals. Then, … Continue reading Prince Harry got a job!
Any insight into why H&M don't see value in keeping family squabbles private? Aren't they doing what M's dad did--selling family relationship to press? I think this goes back to a point that was argued in Meghan's privacy trial over the letter to her father that Associated Newspapers bought and published. It was claimed by … Continue reading Harry and Meghan Q&A Session!
A short time ago this afternoon (Sunday, February 14), Harry and Meghan's press office announced that Meghan is pregnant. The photo that was released along with the announcement is below: This will be the couple's second baby and very happy news after Meghan's announcement of her miscarriage last year, as she wrote about in the … Continue reading Breaking: Meghan’s pregnant!
Last week, Fast Company published a Q&A with Prince Harry about social media, extremism, and his strategy to make the world a better place. Harry made some good points about social media and the harm it can bring to people on micro and macro levels. He also made some classic Sussex mistakes. Let's talk about … Continue reading Prince Harry thinks social media is harmful, until he can profit from it