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  • Meghan Markle's father: Prince Harry told me to give Trump a chance

    06/18/2018 9:15:08 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 9 replies
    The Hill ^ | 06/18/18 | Judy Kurtz and Luis Sanchez
    Meghan Markle's father said Monday that his new son-in-law Prince Harry told him not to immediately write off President Trump. "I was complaining I didn’t like Donald Trump. He (Prince Harry) said, 'Give Donald Trump a chance,'” Thomas Markle told ITV’s "Good Morning Britain." "I sort of disagreed with that," added Markle, whose daughter, American actress Meghan Markle, tied the knot with the sixth in line to the British throne last month. "But I still like Harry." “That was his politics. I have my politics,” Markle, 73, told the British morning show. “We had conversations about it.” Asked if he...
  • Thomas Markle says Prince Harry told him 'Give Trump a chance.’

    06/18/2018 5:54:08 AM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 26 replies
    The Guardian ^ | June 2018 | Matthew Weaver
    Asked what Harry thought about Brexit, Markle said: “He said he was open to it. He didn’t know one way or another, he was just saying he had to be open to it, and see how it went. That’s pretty much what’s his attitude....” He added: “It was just a loose conversation about something we have to try. There was no real commitment to it … I think he was open to the experiment.” “I’ve always have a bad attitude about Donald Trump and that’s never going to change,” Markle said. “My God, I’ve got to apologise to the rest...
  • Prince Harry’s plea as Veterans take own lives once every 13 days this year

    06/10/2018 3:21:25 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 55 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | June 9, 2018 | M. Nikol and S. Rayment
    "Save my heroes from suicide." Prince Harry has raised serious concerns about the number of British soldiers committing suicide after returning from Iraq and Afghanistan. The Prince confided his fears about a recent surge in suspected suicides in a private letter to a decorated former war hero. His intervention comes as an investigation by The Mail on Sunday reveals veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are now taking their own lives at a faster rate than their comrades died on the battlefield. At least 12 veterans are feared to have killed themselves since the start of the year...
  • What Will Happen at the Next British Coronation?

    05/31/2018 5:48:27 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 39 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | Charles Moore
    In 1953, even the famous Left-wing sociologist, Michael Young, wrote that the coronation represented “an act of national communion… a series of ritual affirmations of the moral values necessary to a well-governed and good society”. Whenever the next one happens, those words need to hold good once again. The greatest danger in the gap period will be from those who understand that the coronation service represents something much older than democracy and much deeper than secular, international “human rights”, and resent this fact. They will assail its undiluted Christianity, its mystical notion of kingship, its putting of whole nations under...
  • Could Constitutional Monarchies be Important Aids to Democracies?

    05/29/2018 7:15:04 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 30 replies
    Recently, author and speechwriter Don Watson has questioned the impetus for Australia to become a republic. In the April edition of The Monthly, he wrote: In a world filling with tyrants, Queen Elizabeth and her descendants represent a sort of anti-tyranny. He goes on to note: Our democracy works imperfectly well, and it is hard to see how any of its practical imperfections would be remedied by going republican. In effect, the governor-general, who is appointed by the elected government, acts as a de facto ceremonial head of state, while we maintain the pretence that Elizabeth is the sovereign. Like...
  • New Coat of Arms created for Meghan Markle after royal wedding to Prince Harry

    05/26/2018 11:42:17 AM PDT · by bgill · 56 replies
    cbs ^ | May 25, 2018 | AP
    Britain's Kensington Palace has given details of the newly created Coat of Arms for the former Meghan Markle — an honor which is accorded by tradition to the nobility. The Coat of Arms for the Duchess of Sussex, as she is now formally known, includes symbols that invoke the former actress' background and look to her future. It features a blue background that represents the Pacific Ocean and golden rays of sunshine reminiscent of California, her home state in America. The shield includes three quills, representing the power of words.
  • Bishop Curry’s royal wedding sermon was admirable – but he left something out

    05/24/2018 11:59:17 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 12 replies
    Catholic Herald ^ | 05/22/2018 | by Fr Alexander Lucie-Smith
    As I thought it might be, Bishop Michael Curry’s sermon at Saturday’s Royal Wedding was a cracker. It divided opinions, sure, but that is a better fate than being ignored or swiftly forgotten, as normally happens. Funnily enough, the sermon got the thumbs-up from the Guardian. But then as Brendan O’Neill observed, the sermon was, like the new Duchess, very political. Curry is “woke” when it comes to matters like gay marriage. I have not researched the matter, but I doubt there is a single issue on which he is not “progressive”; and though we do not know that much...
  • How Will Meghan Markle's Finances Change Now that She Married Harry?

    05/19/2018 8:32:28 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 91 replies
    Investopedia ^ | 05/19/2018 | By Amy Fontinelle
    The marriage of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry is anything but ordinary. Even among royal marriages it’s unique because Meghan is American – and, like many Americans, she is biracial. But while her race isn’t a issue, her nationality is – thanks to the U.S. tax code.Prince Harry, Meet the IRS American citizens like Markle, who was born in Los Angeles, must report their worldwide income to the IRS even while living abroad. (For more, see How to Pay Taxes If You're Overseas.) She will have to file U.S. tax returns and Foreign Bank Accounting Report (FBAR) forms, assuming she...
  • US bishop becomes break-out star of the royal show

    05/19/2018 7:35:22 AM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 42 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | May 19, 2018 | Hannah Parry
    A US bishop stole the show with his fiery address at Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding. The Most Reverend Michael Curry has been praised for his passionate speech which touched upon slavery, the Old Testament and even quoted Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Many of social media were delighted to see the American reverend 'shake up' the traditional royal proceedings. The preacher also provoked a few chuckles in the chapel - and even Harry and Meghan couldn't help but giggle at one point.
  • Let’s Get This Party Started!

    05/19/2018 6:43:25 AM PDT · by NOBO2012 · 16 replies
    MOTUS A.D. ^ | 5-19-18 | MOTUS
    To be clear, I have zero interest in the Markle Sparkle. But a combination of creaky bones and allergies that have packed my sinus cavities with concrete got me up extra-early so I switched on the TV and between a choice of mass school shooting coverage and wringing of hands and a royal wedding I’ll take the royals. A royal wedding outside of Hollywood is a strange affair in the 21st century. Sort of an anachronism within an anachronism.  My only comment is that there hasn’t been so many people of colour at a British royal wedding since, well, ever....
  • Royal Wedding: Prince Charles to Walk Meghan Markle Down the Aisle

    05/18/2018 2:55:53 AM PDT · by C19fan · 79 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | May 18, 2018 | Georg Szalai
    With the actress' father missing the royal wedding on Saturday, Prince Charles, the father of groom Prince Harry, will walk Meghan Markle down the aisle. Markle "has asked His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales to accompany her down the aisle," Kensington Palace said Friday. It added that Markle's future father-in-law "is pleased to be able to welcome Ms. Markle to the Royal Family in this way."
  • Suspected Spy Stefan Halper & Obama Got BBC Velvet Glove Treatment

    05/17/2018 3:00:13 PM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 2 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/17/18 | Judi McLeod
    Happy, Serene Wedding Day, Prince Harry BBC, the Radio Network that would have us believe that the overriding mood of former President Barack Obama on Donald Trump’s Inauguration Day was “serenity”, is the same one which broadcast the words of alleged Trump camp spy Stefan Halper six months later. Do some broadcasters, and perhaps privileged princes get to play Sabotage Games when moonlighting?
  • Why the debacle surrounding Meghan's father would never have happened if Diana was still alive

    05/15/2018 9:18:15 PM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 36 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | May 16, 2018 | Sarah Vine
    Every bride finds the final days in the run-up to her wedding rather fraught. It doesn’t matter how meticulous the planning has been, something always goes awry. That said, poor Meghan Markle seems to be having more than her fair share of pre-wedding stress. At a time when all she should be thinking about are last-minute finishing touches, she and Prince Harry are having to deal with a full-blown family crisis. At the time I write, it’s uncertain whether Meghan’s father — 73-year-old Thomas — will fly to the UK for Saturday’s royal wedding following revelations that he accepted money...
  • Meghan Markle's Mom Doria Raglund Quits Her Job Before the Royal Wedding

    05/14/2018 1:18:05 PM PDT · by ethom · 65 replies
    Meghan Markle’s mother, Doria Ragland, quit her job at a mental health clinic in Los Angeles, a source close to Ragland exclusively tells Us Weekly.
  • Meghan Markle's Mother 'Will Open up about the Racist Abuse her Daughter has Suffered since [Trunc]

    Markle's mother is ready to open up about the racist abuse her daughter has suffered as a result of her royal relationship, it has been reported. Doria Ragland, 61, is said to be ready to share details of Ms Markle's struggle in a 'groundbreaking' interview with Oprah Winfrey. Ms Ragland, who will play a key role in her daughter's wedding, was seen leaving the TV mogul's $88million (£70million) California home last week. While the reason for the six-hour visit has not been confirmed, a US TV source has told the Mirror Online that the pair were discussing ideas for a...
  • Meghan Markle’s estranged half-brother slams her in letter to Prince Harry

    05/02/2018 11:47:53 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 73 replies ^ | May 3, 2018 | Stephanie Nolasco
    ... “As more time passes to your royal wedding, it became very clear that this is the biggest mistake in royal wedding history,” Thomas, 51, wrote. “Meghan Markle is obviously not the right woman for you.” Thomas insisted the American actress, 36, is a “jaded, shallow, conceited woman that will make a joke of you and the royal family heritage.” “I’m confused why you don’t see the real Meghan that the whole world now sees,” he claimed. “Meghan’s attempt to act the part of a princess like a below C average Hollywood actress is getting old. “What kind of person...
  • Meghan Markle's brother pens extraordinary open letter warning Prince Harry to call off wedding

    05/03/2018 12:21:39 PM PDT · by ethom · 99 replies
    The Evening Standard ^ | 4 hours ago | Martin Coulter
    Meghan Markle's estranged half-brother has penned an extraordinary letter warning Prince Harry to call off the Royal wedding. Thomas Markle Jr, who shares the same father as the royal bride-to-be, says he has not seen his sister since 2011. 'This is the biggest mistake in royal wedding history,' Thomas Markle Jr wrote The 51-year-old, who shared his letter with In Touch magazine, wrote to Harry: "As more time passes to your royal wedding, it became very clear that this is the biggest mistake in royal wedding history.
  • Meghan Markle Set to receive incredible present from Queen of England (York Cottage..19,800 acres)

    05/02/2018 2:37:46 PM PDT · by ethom · 103 replies
    UK Express ^ | PUBLISHED: 04:35, Wed, May 2, 2018 | UPDATED: 08:19, Wed, May 2, 2018 | Matthew Robinson
    MEGHAN Markle and Prince Harry are set to marry on May 19 in St George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle, and despite asking for charity donations instead of traditional gifts from most guests, the Queen is still expected to offer them an unbelievable present. It is anticipated that the Queen will gift the couple York Cottage on the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk. The Queen previously gifted the 10-bedroom Anmer Hall on the Sandringham Estate to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Birkhall to Prince Charles and Sunninghill Park to Prince Andrew. Royal biographer Duncan Larcombe commented on the gift, saying: “The...
  • Prince Harry Allegedly 'Furious' As Michelle Obama Was Not Invited To His Wedding On May 19

    04/16/2018 4:38:40 PM PDT · by ethom · 147 replies
    The Inquisitor & UK Mirror ^ | April 16 2018 | Louise Bonquin
    Prince Harry Allegedly Furious As Michelle Obama Was Not Invited To His Wedding On May 19, ‘Mirror’ Reports Prince Harry reportedly wants to invite the Obamas, but he can't so he is not happy about it. Louise Bonquin Michelle Obama and her husband, Barack, were not invited to the royal wedding, and it has been claimed that this made Prince Harry furious. It was said that the prince was very disappointed as his close friends were excluded from the wedding guest list when he and Meghan want them to be there. According to the Mirror, Prince Harry felt this way...
  • Prince William ‘may give away Meghan Markle’ after her dad and brother were ‘not invited’

    03/28/2018 5:54:51 PM PDT · by GuavaCheesePuff · 82 replies
    The Sun ^ | March 11, 2018 | Tom Michael
    MEGHAN Markle’s dad and brother are not invited to her wedding – with Prince William instead set to walk her down the aisle, according to reports. The Royal couple are set to tie the knot on May 19 at St George's Chapel in the grounds of Windsor Castle.