I(heart)UK / I Am UK

For those of you that are from the UK or are UK connoisseurs and already know about it, this might not be such a revelation. For those of you however, that have lived in oblivion (like myself), you must check this out! It’s great. It’s like going back in time hundreds and hundreds of years, it’s like a clip from a fantasy book, it’s like Harry Potter, it’s fabulous and it all took place today in London! The brownbookproject gives to you (via the BBC) the Queen’s speech:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/hi/house_of_lords/newsid_8364000/8364950.stm

What a marvelous crown! What an extraordinary tradition! If you want to know the details (you do!), there is very pedagogical BBC clip that explains it all:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/politics/7762208.stm

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