Originally posted by woodwardjnr
reply to post by Shadowalker
Its an Irish flag, goes down well with 40 million who identify themselves as Irish American, quite a large voting block in the US.
Originally posted by JohnGeeTee
Rumours are untrue that when the Beast got stuck a mobile rang inside and a Belfast accent said, "Sorry about that, wrong visit, we thought you were the Queen."
Originally posted by babybunnies
It wouldn't have been stuck if it was The Queen. It would have been in little pieces all over the road.
The presidential state car is the official state car used by the President of the United States. A variety of vehicles have both officially and unofficially been acknowledged as the presidential vehicle. Since the late 1930s, the U.S. government has specially commissioned vehicles for presidential use, often specifying advanced communications equipment, special convenience features, armor plating, and defense countermeasures. American cars are traditionally chosen for the role. The most recent vehicle to be customized as the presidential car is a GMC Topkick-based, Cadillac-badged limousine often referred to as Cadillac One and occasionally as Limo One (a reference to the U.S. presidential aircraft, Air Force One) or as The Beast.
Originally posted by thoughtsfull
Please tell me he'll be stuck in Ireland and won't be able to come to Britain!!!
Perhaps the ash cloud will descend far enough to cover the whole country in time for his visit..
I guess I am just wishing again....edit on 23/5/11 by thoughtsfull because: (no reason given)