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Prince William and Kate Middleton's official engagement portrait

5 Reasons Americans Should Celebrate the Royal Wedding

1. The Prince is marrying a commoner. No more of this “does-she-have-the-pedigree” nonsense from the Royals, present as recently as the marriage of William’s father, Prince Charles. No, this royal bride has been selected because of her own merit, making her the first commoner to enter the Royal Family since 1660. And that is something […]

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A few questions, please, Mr. Cameron…

In England, the recent general election has resulted in a party coalition between the Tories and the Lib Dems. In my opinion, point #10 of their coalition programme is pure genius. 10. The parties agree to implement… a new mechanism to prevent the proliferation of unnecessary new criminal offenses. Okay….I have a few questions about […]

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Two Great Speeches by Daniel Hannan

I’ve been a fan of Daniel Hannan since his speech to Britain’s Prime Minister went viral months ago. Below are two recent speeches he gave, the first in the European Parliament (where he serves as M.E.P. of South East England), and the second at the International Leaders’ Summit in Brussels. I felt like shouting when […]

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