Monday, June 25, 2012 7:24:25 AM
Tourists don't get to see the Royalty so saying they make that money is a poor excuse.
the Brits get £160 million from the profits generated by the land the Royals own.
You seem to think that land wasn`t just taken to begin with.
A person who gives themself a signifigant raise during a recession speaks volumes of how in touch they are with "commoners" what do they need more money for? Did BP stock tank too much for them to continue their lifestyle? Wake up!
Monday, June 25, 2012 5:15:26 AM
Well it seems they are the only brits actually making any money. A raise is a good incentive to continue to do so! The Queen is an awesome woman of integrity. How does the 'mercan equivalent stack up?
Monday, June 25, 2012 2:43:53 AM
They generate more cash then they earn because the Brits get £160 million from the profits generated by the land the Royals own. Include the revenue generated by tourism and you'll realize the Royal family are a good deal for the UK
Have a look at "The True Cost of the Royal Family Explained" by C.G.P Grey on Youtube for a succinct rundown of the facts.