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Old 02-17-2014, 05:11 PM
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This one is special as well - just enjoying what she is watching

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Old 02-17-2014, 06:18 PM
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Catherine has such a beautiful, and engaging smile. It's a pleasure to see it.
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Actors and actresses met Queen Elizabeth II and Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge, at the Buckingham Palace| Spletnik.ru

It is nice to see Prince Michael attending the event alongside the senior British royals. I wonder where all senior royal men are.

Her Majesty's dress looked flimsy and budget. Catherine's, The Duchess of Cambridge, smile was too American.
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Old 02-17-2014, 07:44 PM
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The Express has written an article that actually describes the event. I am pea-blinking green with envy!

Kate Middleton dazzles at glamorous Buckingham Palace reception | Royal | News | Daily Express
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Old 02-17-2014, 07:56 PM
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Lots more pictures here including 2 curtseys!

Cerca - Getty Images IT: GBR: Queen Elizabeth II Hosts Dramatic Arts Reception At Buckingham Palace
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Lovely family picture: http://cdn.images.express.co.uk/img/...ary/128791.jpg
Prince Michael, Kate and HM.
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Old 02-17-2014, 08:15 PM
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It is nice to see Prince Michael attending the event alongside the senior British royals.
Her Majesty's dress looked flimsy and budget. Catherine's, The Duchess of Cambridge, smile is too American.

How can a smile be too American? That doesn't even make a little bit of sense.
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Old 02-17-2014, 08:26 PM
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Old 02-17-2014, 08:58 PM
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Queen bows to Helen Mirren at star-studded Buckingham Palace event | UK news | theguardian.com
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Old 02-17-2014, 09:16 PM
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It is nice to see Prince Michael attending the event alongside the senior British royals.
Her Majesty's dress looked flimsy and budget. Catherine's, The Duchess of Cambridge, smile is too American.
I'm sorry, what!!! I don't whether to be offended or laugh at the ridiculousness of this statement.
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Old 02-17-2014, 09:24 PM
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How can a smile be too American? That doesn't even make a little bit of sense.
The following is the explanation. The rules about smiling apply to most CIS countries.

How Do You Know When a Russian Is Smiling?
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The following is the explanation. The rules about smiling apply to most CIS countries.

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That is so ridiculous. Americans smile, especially in the south, because we are warm and friendly people, which is not fake. I am sorry you believe in this when it is complete rubbish.

Perhaps Russians don't smile because they are miserable and cold because of the cold and long winters they have.
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Old 02-17-2014, 09:57 PM
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That is so ridiculous. Americans smile, especially in the south, because we are warm and friendly people, which is not fake. I am sorry you believe in this when it is complete rubbish.



Perhaps Russians don't smile because they are miserable and cold because of the cold and long winters they have.

That blog was just ridiculous. Talk about lumping people together and generalizing unfairly. It sounds like it was written as Soviet propaganda from the late 1980s.
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That blog was just ridiculous. Talk about lumping people together and generalizing unfairly. It sounds like it was written as Soviet propaganda from the late 1980s.
Yes it completely does.

Seriously "The smile is too American" takes the cake for the most nonsensical criticism I've ever seen of the Duchess of Cambridge.

Here are your gold stars for utter absurdity, Al_bina, and my gratitude for the hearty laugh.

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I've been thinking this all night about Al_bina's posting...To the tune of "Any Dream Will Do" from Joseph and the Techicolour Dreamcoat...

"Any dig will do..."

I've seen some really far reaching digs at Catherine by you over the years, but this one takes it for sheer laughablity. Good grief!! Also managed a rather nasty swipe at HM too. A new record I think.

I thought HM looked wonderful tonight and clearly enjoying herself and the company of her Grandaughter in Law and Cousin. Also loved the video where we learn where HM's BAFTA is and the bantering of HM and the Actors. Priceless!!
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I Missed that Event .
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It is nice to see Prince Michael attending the event alongside the senior British royals.
Her Majesty's dress looked flimsy and budget. Catherine's, The Duchess of Cambridge, smile is too American.
You mean she smiles like an actual human being instead of a robot.
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Considering the British stereotype about Brits having bad dental work and teeth, a smile like an American might be a complement .

It looked like a fun evening. I wonder where the rest of the royals were? With all the big stars attending I would have thought more royals would have come out.
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