Sunday, December 5, 2010

God Save the Colonies - By Alex Massie | Foreign Policy

God Save the Colonies - By Alex Massie | Foreign Policy: "When British Prime Minister David Cameron told his cabinet colleagues the happy news of Prince William's engagement this week, the Queen's ministers cheered and thumped the table to signify their joy. Many Britons were equally delighted that the prince and his bride-to-be, Kate Middleton, had finally sealed the deal -- evidenced in the acres of newsprint and fawning television coverage. To be sure, the hype has bored many others witless"