drive-by planet: Use of Putin-as-fuhrer meme part of effort to demonize Russia: prince Charles’ Nazi relatives

Bottom right: Charles’ great uncle Edward VIII and Wallis Simpson  fawning over Adolf Hitler During a recent 4-day visit to Canada, Prince Charles visited the Canadian Museum of Immigration in Halifax. In the course of speaking with a volunteer named Marienne Ferguson whose family fled Poland in advance of the Nazi invasion, Charles accused Vladimir ...

CuriosityCat: From My Blog Cupboard: Tony Blair & Prince Charles

About Prince Charles: Shortly after their first meeting, I bumped into Prince Charles. “I had a meeting with Mr. [John] Prescott recently,” he said. “Ah,” I said, “how did it go?” “Fine, fine,” Prince Charles replied with a somewhat distracted air, “except …” “Yes?” I said encouragingly, knowing some Johnism was about to emerge. “Well,” ...

The Disaffected Lib: Suicide on a Grand Scale

Prince Charles states the obvious.  “Mankind is on the brink of ‘committing suicide on a grand scale’ unless rapid progress is made on green issues, the Prince of Wales warned today.“In very strong language, Prince Charles claimed the planet was doomed to an ‘unimaginable future’ if the problems in carbon dioxide emissions in the atmosphere, ...