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Maggie Won’t Jump to It

The Preezy of the United Steezy’s willingness to slow-jam the news with Jimmy Fallon and groove around Ellen’s dance floor is widely considered to have played a part in his margin of victory last November.

But, to be honest, I prefer Mrs Thatcher’s attitude when a third-rate Swedish telly celeb tries to inveigle the PM into reducing herself into just another lo-rent airtime-filler. Her response when informed that “Gorbachev did it” is especially fine. The Iron Lady is no Preemy of the United Keemy.

(PS Link fixed. Sorry about that.)

Mark Steyn is an international bestselling author, a Top 41 recording artist, and a leading Canadian human-rights activist.

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