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Discussion in 'European Politics' started by pcarl, Jan 15, 2020.

  1. pcarl

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    What is the general reaction to the latest upset with Harry and Meghan?
    I saw a news clip that caught the Queen driving and she did not look happy.
    I saw the movie 'The Queen' and the resemblance was remarkable.
     
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    'They can **** off for all we care.'
     
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    Revoltingest Hihg Intellajence Kwoshunt.
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    Now that Downton Abbey is finished,
    I hope it becomes an interesting soap opera.
     
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    Harry has long been a "free spirit" of sorts, and I've had the impression that Meghan also dances to that tune as well.

    It's been said that being of the Royal Family is a lot like being in a fish bowl-- everyone can see you but you're not free to just go out and "do your own thing".
     
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    Personally, from my US perspective, seeing any news about the English royals is about as unimportant as news about the latest goings on in the personal lives of Hollywood celebrities.
    I.e. :rolleyes: “Thaaaat’s nice.”. :rolleyes:
    Anyways! Back to the real world!​
     
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    British.
     
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    What is the latest upset with Harry and Meghan?
    The Queen drives??? We don't even let our presidents drive. And we sure don't hold them to the same regard as a Queen.
    Well, it's ALL theater.
     
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    Imo, it is all scripted...
     
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    Did I say “Royals”?
    My bad, I meant “Eye-rolls”
     
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    There's apparently racism against her and the British press is merciless as well. I don't blame them. But I'm not into soap operas, whether on TV or reality, so I'm only noticing headlines casually.
     
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    That was my thought too. But how normal can you even live your life as an ex-royal? Unofficially, they'll always be royal.
     
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    Not really, just like House of Windsor - Wikipedia it is all public opinion...
     
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    It already is and usually I detest soaps, but I couldn't miss one these episodes presented on PBS.
     
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    Not on public streets, only on estate. She was very active during WWII.
     
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    For life!
     
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    Just as his mother was!
     
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    Mock Turtle Respect, compassion, and understanding.
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    I think she was probably not wearing a seatbelt - terrible example for her kids and their wives (like Diana :oops:).
     
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    Don't give a monkeys. Can't stand the royals, BUT these two seem to have been stitched up by the tabloid press, they seem to love Kate and hate Meghan. I hope it's not racism but it makes you wonder.
     
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