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Lèse majesté, Spanish style

I am indebted to El País for this tale:

"A website, kingandwin.com, is giving punters the chance to bet on King Juan Carlos’ annual address to the nation. Will he say “pride” or “satisfaction” more often? How long will the speech
last? Will the Spanish flag be to the king’s left or right? Will he mention soccer’s Euro 2008?"

Doubtless less than enthusiastic royalists could play a similar game with Mrs Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Battenberg's address tomorrow.

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