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After Trump, who knows what it will take to put the US and the UK back together again?

Younger readers might find this hard to believe, but there was a time, not so long ago, when both Britain and America were admired for the governing principles they espoused

By Diane Roberts  

Photo: Jack Taylor/PA Archive/PA Images

The world watches the United (for the time being) Kingdom and the (not really) United States and asks in horror: what is wrong with you?

Both nations have stumbled through the looking-glass and found ourselves mired in a pair of 1990s movies. Britain is re-enacting “Groundhog Day,” waking up every morning, not to Sonny and Cher crooning “I Got You, Babe,” but to news of another failed Brexit vote. America is stuck in the “Madness of King George,” except now the deranged potentate’s name…

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