Posts Tagged ‘queen elizabeth ii’

Queen Will Leave Behind Long Legacy Of Waving

Friday, March 28th, 2008

Okay, I can no longer resist posting this video. It’s been hanging on the YouTube popular list for the past few days, and there’s a reason why. always delivers:

Queen Elizabeth’s 1957 Televised Christmas Address

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

For the first time, addresses the British "empire" in 1957 by a television broadcast. Many of her sentiments sound absolutely contemporary. She warns against foolishly abandoning tradition and then goes on to boast of two new "additions" (otherwise known as colonies) to the commonwealth. Very interesting: