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Old 01.12.2017, 08:05
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Are you saying, there are companies who ask for one's race in their questionaries? Where? In GB?
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Old 01.12.2017, 09:50
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Re: [Prince] Harry and Meghan

That 'London Living Wage' malarky will likely get you a show box on the central reservation on the M25.
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Old 03.12.2017, 09:06
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Is it a coincidence that a Markle will be marrying a descendant of the Spencers? The union of the Markles and Spencers should be an interesting one.
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Old 03.12.2017, 09:55
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They forgot the disabled, Jewish bit.
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Re: [Prince] Harry and Meghan

A bit too late to ask.....what movies has Ms. Markle been in, again?
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Old 03.12.2017, 10:25
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A bit too late to ask.....what movies has Ms. Markle been in, again?
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Old 03.12.2017, 11:36
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Just realised I have mistaken her for Megan Fox...

Guess they're in the same league? Never seen her in any movie tbh.
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Old 03.12.2017, 15:08
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Just realised I have mistaken her for Megan Fox...

Guess they're in the same league? Never seen her in any movie tbh.
She's primarily a television actress, having spent 7 seasons on the series "Suits". Never seen it.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1632701/
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Old 03.12.2017, 17:06
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She's primarily a television actress, having spent 7 seasons on the series "Suits". Never seen it.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1632701/
Wanna bet their audience rating will go through the roof now?
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Wanna bet their audience rating will go through the roof now?
Probably at least in the short term. However the show announced they'd already planned to write out her character so folks will only get to see her 100-ish episodes. Or go watch some old "Deal or No Deal" USA shows. She was a briefcase girl on at least one.
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Old 03.12.2017, 17:21
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Probably at least in the short term. However the show announced they'd already planned to write out her character so folks will only get to see her 100-ish episodes. Or go watch some old "Deal or No Deal" USA shows. She was a briefcase girl on at least one.
Seriously?
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Old 04.12.2017, 12:07
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Seriously?
Yup. I like that she's worked for a living. https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry...b0569950230104
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Old 05.12.2017, 18:03
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Re: [Prince] Harry and Meghan

She should get out before its too late. These psychotic "
royals "

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She does not just marry Harry. She marries into the complete bunch of royal " loonys "!
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Re: [Prince] Harry and Meghan

It looks as if Princess Michael of Kent (dubbed "the U-boat commander" by Princess Diana) may have been trying to put Meghan in her place, even though Meghan will presumably outrank Princess Pushy when she marries Prince Harry.

Princess Michael of Kent sorry for wearing 'racist' brooch

"Princess Michael of Kent has apologised for wearing a brooch that critics have called "racist".
The royal, who married the Queen's first cousin, attended a Christmas banquet at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday wearing a blackamoor brooch.
Prince Harry's fiancée, Meghan Markle, who is mixed-race, was also a guest at the lunch.
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Wikipedia: Blackamoors (decorative arts)

"Blackamoor figures are sculptures and other depictions of exoticized figures, usually African males but sometimes other non-European races, used in European art in the Early Modern period. They occur in various media, often holding a tray or some other container, which was available for practical use. They occur in jewelry, armorial designs and decorative art. They often represent a conceit depicting a symbolic servant, and large examples of about half-size were placed on either sides of doorways, as real footmen might be."
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Old 27.12.2017, 17:56
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News is days old and frankly not worth posting. She wasn't trying anything.
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Old 29.12.2017, 09:18
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Re: [Prince] Harry and Meghan

What!!!! Black blood mixing with the Royal blood.Where will this end?
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It looks as if Princess Michael of Kent (dubbed "the U-boat commander" by Princess Diana) may have been trying to put Meghan in her place, even though Meghan will presumably outrank Princess Pushy when she marries Prince Harry.

Princess Michael of Kent sorry for wearing 'racist' brooch

"Princess Michael of Kent has apologised for wearing a brooch that critics have called "racist".
The royal, who married the Queen's first cousin, attended a Christmas banquet at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday wearing a blackamoor brooch.
Prince Harry's fiancée, Meghan Markle, who is mixed-race, was also a guest at the lunch.
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Wikipedia: Blackamoors (decorative arts)

"Blackamoor figures are sculptures and other depictions of exoticized figures, usually African males but sometimes other non-European races, used in European art in the Early Modern period. They occur in various media, often holding a tray or some other container, which was available for practical use. They occur in jewelry, armorial designs and decorative art. They often represent a conceit depicting a symbolic servant, and large examples of about half-size were placed on either sides of doorways, as real footmen might be."
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Old 29.12.2017, 11:25
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What!!!! Black blood mixing with the Royal blood.Where will this end?
I have some news for you - "black" blood isn't really black, neither royal blood blue...

I know you're joking. At least I hope you do..
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Re: [Prince] Harry and Meghan

The queen must be having some sleepess nights lately
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Whisper it, but despite what the media would have you believe, no one will care that she's "black". The UK is actually very good where these things are concerned.
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Many Brits would like to think the country is good on race. But I've see too many instances, in London no less, where white folks have visibly shown disdain when non whites have sat beside them. I've seen "respectable" white ladies and gents actually change their train and café seats when non-white have sat beside them. I've dealt with black cab drivers (not the driver, but the car color!) who have refused to take black passengers. And don't get me started on the disgusting comments I received from complete strangers, when I was dating non white men. In some remote UK whiter than white village I could understand, but in London???!
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Right back at you.
So most Europeans would be more comfortable if one of their children was in a relationship with a Black, Asian or Jewish person rather than a Muslim?

It's almost as if Europeans are more opposed to the cultural differences presented by Islam rather than just being racists who don't like Muslims because of their 'skin colour'.
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