The Mona Lisa, painted over a period of many years by Leonardo da Vinci, depicts Lisa del Giocondo.
This is a subject of some controversy, despite the painting being commissioned by Francesco del Giocondo and the title roughly translating to “My Lady Lisa.” We choose to blame Dan Brown for this “controversy,” as we do with all silly theories regarding Renaissance art.
While it is arguably true that the British Royal Family is ethnically German, they are nevertheless British by birth and law.
To believe otherwise one would need to be an American member of the Republican Party.
The fork is placed on the left side of the plate, the knife on the right. Additionally, the fork is held in the left hand and the knife in the right.
Americans will “swap” the fork between the left and right hand during meals. This is because they are a nation of religious lunatics and convicts, and should not be trusted with knives in the first place.