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  1. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Poor Filipov :,(
    10 Dec '11 22:05 / 1 edit
    ...if after the Queen dies, the new King (of the UK) becomes Prime Minister?
  2. Standard member finnegan
    GENS UNA SUMUS
    10 Dec '11 22:27
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    ...if after the Queen dies, the new King (of the UK) becomes Prime Minister?
    Can't happen. He'd have to follow Tony Benn and relinquish his title, then stand for election, then get elected....etc So that, by definition (ignoring probabilities of success being pretty slim) he would cease to be the King.

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