Monday, December 27, 2010

The Queen’s Christmas Broadcast

Above is the annual Christmas Broadcast from Her Majesty, the Queen of New Zealand (and other countries). A few years ago, the Queen stopped doing ordinary speeches and started doing these—well, Royal Infomercials.

Still, I bet the former colonials in the United States don’t get to see this, so I feel duty bound, as a dual national, to make it available to my countrymen of both nations. Or, something like that…

For more official videos of the Royal Family of New Zealand (and other countries), check out The Royal Channel on YouTube.


Scott said...

I'm pleased the old gal is still going strong, but I have to admit: her dad was a more dynamic speaker. Even with the stutter.

Arthur Schenck said...

Yeah, she's never been a particularly rousing orator, but she has the dignified grace things down!