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Where Did the “Keep Calm and Carry On” Meme Come From?

Keep Calm and Carry On - Original Poster

By Editor-in-Chief David Lee Cummings in Cincinnati, Ohio. Surely you’ve seen the “Keep Calm and Carry On” meme on a T-shirt or the Internet. So, where did this ubiquitous iconic

Holy Śmigus-Dyngus! You’ve Never Seen Easter Like This

Śmigus Dyngus

By Correspondent Kasia Steward in England. Easter time in Poland is full of unique traditions, but nothing stands out more for me than the so-called ‘Śmigus-Dyngus’, also known as ‘Wet

New Year All Over the World

NYE fireworks in London

By Correspondent Anna Kandula in Southall, United Kingdom. New Year is one of a few — if not the only one — holidays that is truly international and celebrated all

Avebury Megalithic Stone Circle

Avebury Megalithic Stone Circle

By Correspondent Matthew Mason in Swindon, England In a county famous for stone circles in a country with the highest concentration of that type of monument, I am proud to