LBC Radio host Owen Jones was commenting on reports about the Queen not planning to relinquish the crown to Prince Charles.
He said: “As a country would it be the end of the world [to elect our head of state]?
“Wouldn’t it enshrine our democracy?”
The simple argument here being President John Prescott.
The man who, memorably, used to be the number 1 Google result for “fuckwit,” something caused by this blog and the subject of a Number 10 complaint to Google. Even, a change in the algorithm to make google bombing more difficult.
At the heart of my objection is something that could be regarded as trivial and yet I feel is important. Who gets to pin the VC or GC on the chest of a hero?
Yes, I would prefer the ever so slightly inbred descendants of minor German dukedoms to a politician. Thank you.