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29 January 2011 @ 05:00 pm
Prince Charles in royal attire...  

_illumina__illumina_ on January 30th, 2011 12:26 pm (UTC)
Now if someone British had posted this picture on a US forum and labelled it (a well-known American of your choice who some people like and some people don't), what would you have thought? You probably would have thought the guy was a loser, right?

Marksunnydays4me on January 30th, 2011 05:32 pm (UTC)
I didn't mean it to be directed at Prince Charles, it was just something to get you to look at it. I have neither a positive or negative opinion of the royal family.
I don't even understand why you have a royal family, other than the fact that you have had one as a tradition.
Personally I don't think we would tolerate it here in the U.S. We barely tolerate goverment at all over here, let alone anyone born into royalty.
_illumina__illumina_ on January 30th, 2011 07:57 pm (UTC)
And you want to hurt my eyes because???

That's a vast sweeping generalisation that no-one in the States tolerates royalty - I've seen loads of Americans who are apparently fascinated by our Royals. And tradition is basically the only reason we do have them - they have no real role in government left, and haven't had for many years.
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Marksunnydays4me on January 30th, 2011 07:32 pm (UTC)
I think you're over reacting. I was just me interjecting a bit of humor. To the point that I may have offended anyone by choosing Prince Charles as a person to get you to click on the picture I apologize.
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Marksunnydays4me on January 30th, 2011 07:53 pm (UTC)
That's why I'm trying to spice it up with a little variety. Some humor and some gunplay in the above post. Maybe it'll catch on.
_illumina__illumina_ on January 30th, 2011 08:01 pm (UTC)
The thing is that this community is meant to be about the UK. This post is just really, really pointless, and your presence here is becoming increasingly irritating. Tempted to leave here myself, actually, I'm getting nothing out of it.

I actually have no problem with a bit of intelligent political debate, I just don't like people 'getting my attention' with really really crude humour and relentless attempts to convert me to the 'guns are good' idea.
Wednesday: green raintiger_tyger on January 30th, 2011 08:17 pm (UTC)
I agree with you. This has nothing to do with the uk and seems to be another attempt by you to try and make out your country is superior to ours, whether you meant it that way or not :( Perhaps you should think a little more about the things you choose to post here. There are plenty of other communities on lj where this post would be more apropriate to display.
Marksunnydays4me on January 30th, 2011 08:31 pm (UTC)
Well post something, this community is dying.