It was the moment the stiff upper lip seemed to quiver.
World War II documents have been put on exhibit at the British Library that reveal to the public how Prime Minister Winston Churchill tried to draw Americans into the fight against the Nazis in March 1941, the BBC reports. Continue reading →
“My dear, you are ugly, but tomorrow I shall be sober, and you will still be ugly,” Winston Churchill, who tops a British poll for best put-downs, once told a fellow member of parliament. Continue reading →
If the British had employed Winston Churchill’s ideas 99 years ago this month, the Germans could have been pushed back at the start of World War I, possibly curtailing what would be four prolonged, trench-filled years of battles, the Daily Telegraph reports. Continue reading →