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Old 19th January 2023, 04:21 AM   #281
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What?

Treachery? High treason? Constitutional crisis?

WTF?

This is a spoiled brat whingeing.

And if the royals are as powerless as their apologists keep insisting, then how the **** does this squabble between a bunch of powerless rich kids become a "constitutional crisis", let alone "high treason"?
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Old 19th January 2023, 05:13 AM   #282
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Originally Posted by Vixen View Post
I am not interested in personalities. You were the one gushing about how wonderful Northwestern is. Not interested.

I just can't see that a jumped up cable tv actress should be pushing the UK around and preaching at us all about 'compassion', when the way they have behaved is anything but compassionate.
Of course you aren't! It's there in black and yellow!
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Old 19th January 2023, 06:11 AM   #283
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Originally Posted by Darat View Post
Of course you aren't! It's there in black and yellow!
No need to get waspish!
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Old 19th January 2023, 06:40 AM   #284
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Originally Posted by Carrot Flower King View Post
What?

Treachery? High treason? Constitutional crisis?

WTF?

This is a spoiled brat whingeing.

And if the royals are as powerless as their apologists keep insisting, then how the **** does this squabble between a bunch of powerless rich kids become a "constitutional crisis", let alone "high treason"?
Harry is trying to undermine his own father and brother.

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Treason is the crime of attacking a state authority to which one owes allegiance.
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The correct way to change the constitution in any democracy is via parliament.

The premise of Harry's book is that because he was a 'spare' his brother squabbled and fought with him (nonsense, it's what siblings do); that the press wrote stories about his wild drug taking and partying, likewise. He must know this is pure vindictiveness rather than anything mired in truth. So 'Willy' and Kate failed to immediately bond with 'my wife'. Really?

The behaviour of this pair whilst Philip and the Queen were on their deathbeds and Meghan mocking Her Maj with her jeering curtsey shows them to be absolutely despicable and devoid of any good character.
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Old 19th January 2023, 07:03 AM   #285
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"If your family treats you like crap but they are Royalty then complaining about it publicly is treason" is a stance that is bold and daring in both its stupidity and wrongness.

And as others have said I wish all you subjects would make up your goddamn minds as to what power your Royal Family actually has.

How the hell do you commit treason against what we keep getting told over and over are just meaningless figureheads?

Are they your Kardashians or your Leaders? Make up your goddamn mind.
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Old 19th January 2023, 07:13 AM   #286
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Originally Posted by JoeMorgue View Post
"If your family treats you like crap but they are Royalty then complaining about it publicly is treason" is a stance that is bold and daring in both its stupidity and wrongness.

And as others have said I wish all you subjects would make up your goddamn minds as to what power your Royal Family actually has.

How the hell do you commit treason against what we keep getting told over and over are just meaningless figureheads?

Are they your Kardashians or your Leaders? Make up your goddamn mind.
"Oh that's just old stuff - no one would be charged for treason in this day and age".

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-englan...shire-63139475

"..5th October 2022 ....

Jaswant Singh Chail appeared via video-link to face three charges, including an offence under the Treason Act....."
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Old 19th January 2023, 09:14 AM   #287
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But Chucky and Wills aren't "state authority": they are powerless figureheads, as the apologists keep telling us. And most of us owe them nothing, let alone "allegiance".

This is really desperate, thin gruel, even by the standards of this sort of thread.

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Old 19th January 2023, 11:31 AM   #288
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Originally Posted by Vixen View Post
I am not interested in personalities. You were the one gushing about how wonderful Northwestern is. Not interested.
Do you even read what you post?

You were the one who questioned whether she was a serious actress because she didn't go to some precious acting school in the UK. I merely pointed out that she went to a serious, reputable theater school in the U.S., demonstrating that you were incorrect.
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I just can't see that a jumped up cable tv actress should be pushing the UK around and preaching at us all about 'compassion', when the way they have behaved is anything but compassionate.
First of all, I don't see where she is "pushing the U.K." around.
What I do see is you using terms like "jumped up" which means "having too high an opinion of their importance." For which I have seen no evidence.

And for not being interested in personalities, you sure seem critical of hers.
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Old 19th January 2023, 07:34 PM   #289
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Originally Posted by JoeMorgue View Post
Are they your Kardashians or your Leaders? Make up your goddamn mind.
Obviously, they are both.
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Old 19th January 2023, 07:37 PM   #290
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Kind of like our president.
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Old 19th January 2023, 11:03 PM   #291
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Originally Posted by theprestige View Post
Kind of like our president.
How so?
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Old 20th January 2023, 10:19 AM   #292
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US opinion of Harry & Meghan appears to be changing:

https://www.newsweek.com/meghan-mark...olling-1774669

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The Duchess of Sussex had a net approval rating of -13 and Camilla is at -8 following a survey of 2,000 eligible U.S. voters by Redfield & Wilton on Monday. The data was collected six days after the publication of Prince Harry's memoir, Spare.

The Duke of Sussex was not far behind, at -7, after his book publicity tour and the couple's recent Netflix docuseries, Harry & Meghan, appeared to collapse their U.S. popularity.
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As recently as December 5, Harry was at +38 and Meghan at +23
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