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Latest Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden Stories

2009-02-24 08:27:45

Rumors are swirling that Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria is expected to soon announce her engagement to gym owner Daniel Westling, The Local said.

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2008-12-22 19:41:49

Sweden's Queen Silvia says she isn't planning a big official bash to mark her 65th birthday Tuesday, nor is she planning to retire any time soon. There won't be any grand birthday party.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.