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By David Keene
Allowing states to innovate could reduce dependency on bureaucracy
Topic - Edward Viii
Twenty-six years after her death, the notorious Mrs. Simpson, a.k.a. Wallis, the late duchess of Windsor, is making a comeback. In an ironic twist, the vermillion-lipped adventuress who nearly cratered the British monarchy and served as the catalyst for Queen Elizabeth's accession to the throne, is muscling in on Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee.
There may be few people better suited than Madonna to tell the story of the two-time American divorcee for whom Britain's King Edward VIII abdicated his throne.