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Five Things You Didn’t Know About Annie Lennox

Heila Nir | April 3, 2015
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Annie Lennox

Scottish musician and singer Annie Lennox is a social icon as well as political activist and philanthropist. Her success in the 1980s with the Eurythmics along with her solo career in the 1990s won her a number of awards. As …

Downton Abbey Season 6 to be Final Season

March 30, 2015
Downton Abbey Season 6 to be Final Season

Next year, season 6 of Downton Abbey, premiering in January 2016, will be its last. All of us at THIRTEEN share your appreciation for one of the most popular shows on American television and we can all be proud of …

Downton Abbey Dish #36

Deborah Gilbert | March 30, 2015
Downton Abbey Dish #36

‘Now this is not the end. It is not even the beginning of the end. But it is, perhaps, the end of the beginning.’ ~Winston Churchill OK, so maybe it is the beginning of the end. But in a week …

Downton Abbey: Season 5 Wrap-Up

Deborah Gilbert | March 9, 2015
Downton Abbey: Season 5 Wrap-Up

‘My, people come and go so quickly here!’ ~ Lady Dorothy Gale When a Downton Abbey season ends, it is always the same for fans; we look out upon that long, long stretch until next January, and it feels like …

College Humor’s Downton Funk

March 3, 2015
College Humor’s Downton Funk

The residents of Downton Abbey – both upstairs and downstairs – get the funk treatment in this new video from our friends at College Humor. We’re not quite sure how Lord Grantham would react to a tune like this coming …

Downton’s Best Romantic Moments

March 2, 2015
Downton’s Best Romantic Moments

From Carson and Mrs. Hughes’ beach romp, to Branson and Sybil’s rebellious alliance, to Matthew’s winter wonderland proposal–See a collection of the best romantic moments from every season of Downton Abbey! Which is your favorite?

Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 9 Recap

Deborah Gilbert | March 1, 2015
Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 9 Recap

OK kids, everything you need to know about this week’s episode is contained within this brief exchange, picked up by British Intelligence. Consider it your Cliff Notes recap: Elsie Hughes:“I thought you’d never ask!” Smokey Robinson: “I second that emotion!” …

Downton-Era Women in the Workplace

Alexandra White | February 23, 2015
Downton-Era Women in the Workplace

In the season finale, Daisy has a crisis of self. Her job feels like a prison and life seems meaningless. After a tour with Molesley and Baxter, she decides that she should live in London and get a job there. …

Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 8 Recap

Deborah Gilbert | February 22, 2015
Downton Abbey: Season 5, Episode 8 Recap

Join Debbie as she live-tweets the finale (Sunday, March 1st 9pm – 11pm EST) from @ThirteenNY. Tweet @ThirteenNY and use #DowntonPBS to participate. “Get down, you cat!” OK Downtonians, by a show of hands, how many of you were so …

When Pets Passed On

Casey de Pont | February 16, 2015
When Pets Passed On

Pet-keeping became popular with the upper-class in England during the Victorian Era. Queen Victoria herself was a dog-lover; her favorite pet was a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel named Dash. Dog ownership became a symbol of high status — only the …

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