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Old 21.04.2016, 21:39
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And who would you suggest own the land instead? The "little" person - who again would have no idea what to do with it. The government? More taxes to pay for staff to administer said land.
How about the farmers that farm it? And make a living off it? They'd have a far better idea of what to do with it than the people that "own" it.

Here's an example, most of Northumberland is owned by the Percys. As in the House of Percy that screwed over Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth Field. They got their vast amount of land from simply being descended from William de Percy who came over with the Normans 1000 years ago.

You honestly think it's fair that they make a massive amount of money simply by being descended from a feudal baron? It's completely backward, yet the whole of the UK happily goes along with it. The French saw this was madness and did away with it.

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Oh really, please...

(Wow, what's happened to Harry? He looks one step away from homeless!)
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Re: A very happy 90th birthday Your Majesty

at least she can (could) drive a stick shift! This shows a very hands-on approach to monarchy!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hC8YFYh-jnI
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