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I Think The Monarchy Should Be Abolished

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    It’s Disestablishmentarianism Gone Mad!

    There’s the cost to me, the taxpayer (although apparently they make a net profit!), there are the tawdry celebrity style buffoons; their role as heads of the Establishment and the Church, the perpetuity of the line of favour and fortune perpetrated through the honours system...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Sep 11, 2011

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    The Front Of The Daily Mail...

    THE QUEEN IS DEAD- THE SMITHS (1985) Oh ! Take me back to dear old Blighty, Put me on the train for London Town, Take me anywhere, Drop me anywhere, Liverpool, Leeds or Birmingham But I don't care, I should like to see my ... I don't bless them Farewell to this...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 14 Responses Apr 10, 2010

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    Republic

    Campaigning for a democratic alternative to the monarchy http://www.republic.org.uk/index.php
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 17, 2010

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    Maybe Not The Whole Monarchy!!

    i mean, i know that there are a lot of people that bring good money to our economy, cos they want to come and see Buckingham palace and some other things to do with the royal family, so in that sense, i wouldnt exactly get rid of the queen and the main royal family members, but i...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 17, 2010

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    Im Scared To Join This Group......

    ..........will I not get done for treason!?  
    MrsLalaninjacakes MrsLalaninjacakes 26-30, F 17 Responses Apr 9, 2010

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    Curtsy, Yes Ma'am!

    Two of my colleagues, but not I (I sense my MBE isn't ever going to come), have been asked to meet with the Queen on her flying trip to our town to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee Anniversary; due to our sterling work with those awfully high-strung young people.  One of these...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan 46-50 Mar 24, 2012

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    Inspired As I Am By The Spirit Of McLaren

    ....the abolition of this anachronism is way, way overdue. The idea that we are meant to be obsequiously sycophantic to a symbol of inequality and privilege through an accident of birth is totally beyond me.  It makes me nauseous that whilst...
    mizzen123 mizzen123 46-50, M 11 Responses Apr 9, 2010

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