Royalty? A great tradition? Or an unnecessary expense?
June 12, 2012 03:03 PM
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FILE - In this May 8, 2007 file photo, Queen Elizabeth II smiles as she is greeted by astronauts aboard the International Space Station, via video conference, during her visit to NASA's Goddard Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md. Starting Saturday, June 2, 2012, Queen Elizabeth II begins a four-day celebration of her 60 years on the throne. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
With the recent Diamond Jubilee celebration the spotlight is once again on the British Royal Family. But some say the royals have outlived their historic purpose. What do you think?
Is the British royal family still needed?
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