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60 Years of Queen Elizabeth II

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Posted on Feb 6, 2012

Hey, everyone, it’s Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee! Even if you’re not much of a royal-watcher, a rather puzzling pastime for some Americans and a royal snooze as far as we’re concerned, the woman has reigned in the U.K. during a significant swath of recent history. Let’s review.  —KA

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By Mario G, February 9, 2012 at 9:37 am Link to this comment
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Oh my god!  Did Truthdig really use bandwidth to review the long reign of this parasite? Tell me I am dreaming.

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By James, February 7, 2012 at 11:44 am Link to this comment
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I am no fan of monarchy but whatever one may think of the idea of royalty in general or the British monarchy in particular, this queen, her consort and especially her parents are deserving of the utmost respect for the exemplary way they have conducted their lives and duties.  The Windsor motto:  I serve.  And her generation certainly has.

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By Bill, February 6, 2012 at 9:33 pm Link to this comment
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How good it is to be bloody blue. It’s the 21st century and we still need kings,
queens, and gods for stability? I would’ve thought we had this whipped after

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