Bah. I started a Hillary vs Beltway Media thread below, and even I can’t bear to think about it anymore, so here’s a fresh canvas. Let us consider instead a dignified senior
citizen sovereign with a lifelong love of dogs, which means she’s got her good points, whatever your opinions on the British monarchy (and, yes, we all know who else loved dogs):
As of today, Queen Elizabeth II has reigned longer than her great-grandmama, Queen Victoria, who previously held the title of longest-reigning British monarch.
I’m sure y’all can come up with a better caption, but mine would be, “The QUEEN, that’s who.”
Anyhoo, open thread!
UPDATE: Meanwhile, back in The Colonies, President Obama’s White House just smacked would-be monarch Dick Cheney into the middle of the 18th century with this take-down:
BOOM, motherfucker![H/T: Valued Commenter MDBlanche]