The mythical Times of London

In his post about Russell Brand, @beschizza referred to

The correct name is the Sunday Times. It is a national newspaper, a concept that Americans seem to struggle with.

The Times of London does not exist either. It is a substitute name used by Americans to avoid confusion with the New York Times.

Aren’t they more properly called the Daily Universal Register?

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Prince Philip allegedly referred to it as a “that bloody Murdoch rag”.

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There’s only one Prince; and he’s left the building.

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So has the other Prince.

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You don’t remember Phil, the outspoken sailor man?


I never really followed vestigial royalties in other countries.

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