Pictures from the U.S.A. of "our" weekend!! by podge

Thought you would like to see these,this Boston paper allways has good pictures.....oh I should have gone....:-( ... rates.html

Posted 06 Jun 2012, 18:52 #1 

They do seem to love our Royalty - perhaps because they, the white 'newcomers' have no real heritage in the country.

In addition, any pomp that they do have seems brash and unrefined.

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Posted 06 Jun 2012, 20:03 #2 

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Some super pictures even if they have been thoroughly 'shopped' ;)

Posted 06 Jun 2012, 21:47 #3 

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Enjoyed looking at those pics, Podge. Thanks for posting the link. :unionflag:

Posted 07 Jun 2012, 14:05 #4 

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Tourerfogey wrote:Some super pictures even if they have been thoroughly 'shopped' ;)

They have been cropped for sure, maybe a few cleanup filters passed on them, but they haven't been "shopped".
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Posted 08 Jun 2012, 21:57 #5 

Well to help make up for the missed event of the likes we shall probably not see for many,many years we are off to see this on Wednesday evening.........
and then if I can make it,I shall go up to The Mall on Saturday morning to see the return of The Trooping of the Colour as they all come back to The take a Union Jack...not a Union Flag!

Posted 09 Jun 2012, 18:39 #6