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Anna Wintour: U.S. Ambassador?

Dave3678 Wrote: Jun 11, 2012 10:07 PM
What does it say about the USA and about the status of England in the world when the ambassadorship to the Court of St. James at the dawn of the United States was one of the greatest Americans of all time, John Adams and the list since then includes 4 other presidents, 2 other Adams, and other stalwarts such as Mellon, Everett, Pinckney, Kennedy Sr. and Gallatin, Now, England gets the editor-in-chief of Vogue?
Botticelli Wrote: Jun 12, 2012 11:22 AM
From the story: "President Bush appointed financial backers William Farish, a multimillionaire Texan, and Robert Tuttle, a California car dealer, as ambassadors to London."
Mattieohmalley Wrote: Jun 12, 2012 1:01 AM
Dave

To Obama, America is a joke and something to defile and debauch.

Rumor has it that the queen of fashion could be hobnobbing with the Queen of England this fall. Anna Wintour, Vogue editor-in-chief, has been ranked a "top bundler" by Obama's reelection campaign, and there's buzz that her campaign efforts could win her the prestigious U.S. ambassadorship in London.

[It] is Wintour's role in promoting fashion and luxury goods manufacturing as an important US export business, coupled with her growing political fundraising acumen (according to the Obama campaign, she is a "top bundler", raising more than $500,000 for the Obama Victory Fund) that led to speculation she is...