Let's See C-Span Do This


They're having a rollicking good time, all of 'em. Although Jack Straw in the background looks a bit as if he's day-dreaming lunch with Condi.

And speaking of Lady Thatcher (last line of the clip), did you see she met the Pope yesterday?

Before she met the Pope Lady Thatcher laid a wreath of white roses on the tomb in the Vatican of John Paul II with a card which said: " To a man of faith and courage."
This little detail from Paul Johnson, who arranged the meeting:
Of all the Popes that I have known since Pius XII (died 1958), Benedict XVI is the most difficult to see. He is a hands-on-boss, running an enormous machine, and only sees visitors when there is real business to be done.