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Old 04-01-2011, 11:46 AM   #1
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Poll: Over/Under on Willie and Kate

I think 5 years is a good figure for median years before first credible reports/pics of out-matings on the part of one or the other.

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Old 04-01-2011, 11:54 AM   #2
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I always thought the idea of the "7-year-itch" was a pretty reliable guesstimator for such occurrences, so that will be my guess.
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Where is the probably never option ?
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He's not going to wear a wedding ring...
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Old 04-01-2011, 12:12 PM   #5
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I'll give them a "never" too--she just turned 29, he'll be 29 in June (yes, embarrassed to say I just looked that up ). So they've sown plenty of wild oats, should have their eyes wide open, and aren't the age his mother was (just turned 20) when she married icky Charles (31).

But I'll give the tabloids til June 1 before they start running stories about the breakup of the marriage.
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Where is the probably never option ?
I meant the >= 10 to include that. Who knows, we may have entirely different ideas about those things that far into the future.

I guess I should have included a "never".

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I'd like to think they are lifers but heck, who knows. They live in a different world.
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He's not going to wear a wedding ring...
Not unusual in the UK.
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He's not going to wear a wedding ring...
I doubt that will enable him to pick up women at the local pub...
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Isn't anyone else sick and tired of the relentless media coverage of this? I can't turn the channel fast enough when they start talking about it.
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I think they are lifers. I think they have chosen each other based on mutual attraction and the long dating period was for the purpose of thoroughly vetting whether or not they were truly suited to each other (to avoid a Chuck and Di fiasco). I think Kate has experienced royal life up close and personal and knows what to expect. She seems very poised and confident, able to be herself while at the same time meeting public expectations.
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Isn't anyone else sick and tired of the relentless media coverage of this? I can't turn the channel fast enough when they start talking about it.
The fascination with this nonsense makes about as much sense to me as a devotion to granny porn or pink sock fetishism.
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Millions of people paid money to see a movie about Willie's great grandfather.
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I think 5 years is a good figure for median years before first credible reports/pics of out-matings on the part of one or the other.

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What have either of them ever done to you that excuses this kind of speculation about the probable failure of their marriage, before it has even happened? Anyone would think you want to see a breakup. Why would you wish that kind of misery on your enemy, let alone people you don't even know?
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He's not going to wear a wedding ring...
Neither do I. It's more of a Catholic tradition in England for a man to wear a wedding ring.
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This topic doesn´t interest me. I´m not a fan of monarchies. Not even mine.
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This topic doesn´t interest me. I´m not a fan of monarchies. Not even mine.
but, but, but.... how did you vote?
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but, but, but.... how did you vote?
They seem a nice couple, suited to each other.... I voted 10 years or more.
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They seem a nice couple, suited to each other.... I voted 10 years or more.
Couldn't resist voting then

Like all celebrity weddings it is impossible to ignore.
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Alan, I can't even imagine the hubbub over the royal "I do's" where you are--can you escape it? Another good reason to go on long hikes over lonely terrain--no media reports!

My engagement ring is a sapphire surrounded by little diamonds, and it was purchased before the royal hand-me-down ring by about ten years.
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