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she's formally the Head of State (ie, for some, mostly representative, functions, the same as our and your president).

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes
by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Fri Jun 5th, 2009 at 04:59:26 PM EST
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BTW, figurehead Presidents in othewr European countries have the same powers regarding a replacement PM.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Fri Jun 5th, 2009 at 05:00:31 PM EST
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