ZOMBIE THREAD ALERT: This thread hasn't been posted on for a while.

So many Jubilee threads!

(23 Posts)
QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 17:13:58

It's obviously something MNetters want to talk about, but it's scattered all over the place.

So, mindful of a lament in a 'one year since the Royal wedding' thread that so little of what was posted then could be found; I thought it might be helpful if I collected links to the ever-increasing number of threads round all the other forums.

I won't link any in "chat" as they'll go phut (and that means the six or so Jubilee name change threads will be lost), but I'll try to get the rest. I've had my lack of accuracy pointed out to me once today, so if (when) you notice I've missed some, could I suggest you just add them? I'll add any further new ones if I see them.

AIBU to wonder why the whole country has gone completely bloody Royalist?

AIBU to think the BBC thinks it is the mouthpiece of the Monarchy?

< RL calling: will post thus far now, and be back to do more later >

QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 17:31:56

AIBU to watch the pageantry this weekend even though I am a Republican?

Anyone notice MN has changed name?

AIBU to hate union jacked food?

AIBU to wonder if actually anyone is THAT bothered about the Jubilee?

AIBU to think the Queen should get off her arse and sell Balmoral?

Jubilee flotilla

QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 17:39:52

AIBU to be really sad that we're not doing anything for the Jubilee?

AIBU to not know when the Jubilee is?

AIBU to askk you all if you know where I could get some Jubilee loo roll?

AIBU to think the current Queen has been a mediocre to poor Monarch?

SweetTheSting Fri 01-Jun-12 17:42:37

There's a Royal Family topic???!!!

crown shock

QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 17:46:19

DS school is not doing anything Jubilee related

AIBU to take two toddlers to Jubilee flotilla

Let's just abolish the Royal family

QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 17:57:30

AIBU to ask Scottish MNetters if they or anyone they know have bought any of the Jubilee tat going about?

AIBU to wonder why Kate doesn't wear Diana's jewellery?

AIBU to think that prince Harry ...

QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 18:14:15

Sing Jubilee song

Baby names: Jubilee

Is Jubilee English only?

Can't be bothered with all this Jubilee stuff. Unreasonable?

QueenEdith Fri 01-Jun-12 18:21:41

AIBU to think that the union flag does not need to be on everything?

AIBU to not want to celebrate the Jubilee?

AIBU to e sick of bunting and all other Jubilee tat already?

AIBU to be pissed off about diamond jubilee celebrations at DDs school

AIBU to think the Queen of England won't notice if my DD is wearing summer uniform

QueenEdith Sun 03-Jun-12 08:51:16

AIBU to wonder why people love the Royal family?

AIBU to be quite touched by Prince Charles's delight with his home movies?

AIBU tha DB ex-Pistols fan wants me to go to a street party

AIBU to want to play Republican-Monarchist bingo

It's definitely an AIBU Jubilee crown

HMQueenElizabeth Sun 03-Jun-12 09:07:05

Gosh QueenEdith you've been busy... Unfortunately can't check them out because MN links don't work on the MN App. angry (when are MN going to sort this out?)

QueenEdith Mon 04-Jun-12 03:06:45

Thanks crown

There's a ghoulish thread in chat about what happens if HMQ dies, at which point everyone will, I suspect, want to see what we said at time of Jubilee. This thread will I hope make it a bit easier then - or more happily at 70th or even 75th Jubilee. (And it does strike me as So Ridiculous that everything goes into AIBU at the moment).

QueenEdith Mon 04-Jun-12 03:22:24

Some more:

AIBU to think most 86 year olds do not have such a busy weekend?

AIBU to think that when the Queen went below for a bit

AIBU to think the BBC coverage of th flotilla is total crap? (My pet gripe of the day, the ITV coverage called "All the Queen's Horses" kept cutting away from the horses. If they were doing a general light entertainment show, give it a different name: don't promise horses then fail to show them. Grrrr)

AIBU to try to get my Jubilee Family Festival ticket money refunded

AIBU to think this pageant is pretty dull

AIBU is there no thread for curmudgeonly Republicans to be cuntish on

QueenEdith Mon 04-Jun-12 03:40:33

AIBU to think the Royal family look bored

AIBU Rowers on Gloriana

AIBU to wonder ir anyone has argued with a member of the Royal family

AIBU to think Catherine should be wearing a coat or at least something warner

QueenEdith Mon 04-Jun-12 03:45:00

AIBU to wonder why the BBC couldn't manage to get someon better than Alan Partridge to cover the Thames Pageant

AIBU to sack our Big Jubilee Lunch in this weather

And a second one in baby names Jubilee Elizabeth

QueenEdith Mon 04-Jun-12 18:52:58

In The News: Prince Philip in Hospital Again.

QueenEdith Mon 04-Jun-12 18:58:01

AIBU to take a couple of corgis to use as hot water bottles on public engagements next time

AIBU to be saddened when the Queen dies it will be king all the way

AIBU Ma'amsnet (again!)

QueenEdith Tue 05-Jun-12 07:33:06

In The News Jubilee Concert is anyone watching this rubbish

AIBU to want cloaks back in fashion after Jubilee concert

AIBU to go and wave at the Queen?

SoupDragon Tue 05-Jun-12 07:34:06

Don't you think you should maybe get a hobby?

HRNiceViperness Tue 05-Jun-12 15:33:51

Goodness! Are you always that nasty?

SoupDragon Tue 05-Jun-12 16:48:26

Are you?

HRNiceViperness Wed 06-Jun-12 08:21:58

I don't think I have ever come on to a thread simply to insult an OP like you did. I looked at this thread and thought it was an interesting index. It wouldn't have occurred to me to post as you did.

QueenEdith Fri 08-Jun-12 08:10:31

Well, I'd said in my OP why I was making this thread. I never expected everyone to like it (and had rather thought that those uninterested would have this forum hidden).

But I think I'm far from alone in having MN as a hobby grin [crown] And the few minutes a few times a day fits RL jolly well!

QueenEdith Fri 08-Jun-12 08:22:55

Last few to round the thread off!

AIBU why doesn't the queen wear a crown

AIBU What happens is the Queen and heir (up to William) all die tomorrow?

AIBU to think that Mrs Mountbatten-Windsor

AIBU to have absolutely and completely LOVED the Jubilee

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