The Stuart Dynasty has been extinct since 1807. The subsequent succession is a merry chase through the Houses of Orleans, Savoy, Hapsburg and Wittelsbach.
posted on 09/26/2009 1:04:55 PM PDT
(Stephen Decatur: you want barrels of gunpowder as tribute, you must expect cannonballs with it.)
Yes, the irony is that the Jacobites, who fought to keep Britain from having a German king, now would have to support the candidacy of a Bavarian prince.
posted on 09/27/2009 5:25:22 PM PDT
("President Barack Obama" is an anagram for "An Arab-backed Imposter")
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