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Thread #59418   Message #1832609
Posted By: Rapparee
12-Sep-06 - 09:27 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
It is said that Elizabeth I (the Virgin Queen, a/k/a Good Queen Bess) was eating her Michaelmas goose when she received the news of the defeat of the Spanish Armada.

I guess news traveled a helluva lot slower in 1588...