I love this guy! The Queen of England’s husband is a national treasure…he’s the most politically incorrect statesman/important person ever. That I know of.
Speaking to a driving instructor in Oban, Scotland: “How do you keep the natives off the booze long enough to get them through the test?”
To an Australian Aborigine during a visit in March 2002:** “Still throwing spears?”
Commenting on modern stress counselling for servicemen in 1995: "We didn’t have counsellors rushing around every time somebody let off a gun, asking ‘Are you all right? Are you sure you don’t have a** ghastly problem?**’ " :biggrin:
**Responding to calls for a firearm ban after the Dunblane shooting:** "If a cricketer, for instance, suddenly decided to go into a school and batter a lot of people to death with a cricket bat, which he could do very easily, I mean, are you going to ban cricket bats?" :yeahthat: **Referring to an old-fashioned fusebox in a factory near Edinburgh in 1999:** "It looks as if it was put in by an Indian."
[COLOR=black]During a 1984 visit to Kenya, he’s presented with a small gift from a native woman: “You are a woman, aren’t you?”
[/COLOR]Speaking to an islander in the Cayman Islands in 1994: “Aren’t most of you descended from pirates?”
**Speaking to a student who had been trekking in Papua New Guinea: ** "You managed not to get eaten then?" **At a 1986 World Wildlife Fund meeting:** "If it has got four legs and it is not a chair, if it has got two wings and it flies but is not an aeroplane, and if it swims and is not a submarine, the Cantonese will eat it."