Worldwide tributes pour in for U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy following his death from brain cancer aged 77, led by leaders and politicians hailing his role in helping to end decades of sectarian violence in Northern Ireland.
Not all Britons were favorably impressed by the drunken lout
ANDREW ROBERTS: The obscenity of giving Ted Kennedy a knighthood
By Andrew Roberts
Last updated at 12:19 PM on 05th March 2009
Read more: ANDREW ROBERTS: The obscenity of giving Ted Kennedy a knighthood | Mail Online
In my many years I have come to a conclusion that one useless man is a shame, two is a law firm, and three or more is a congress.
We contend that for a nation to try to tax itself into prosperity is like a man standing in a bucket and trying to lift himself up by the handle.
---Winston Churchill (1903)
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