The United Kingdom has become significantly more diverse during the last 73 years.
But not surprisingly, it seems that King Charles III has spent most of his life in a lily-white bubble, away from the rapidly changing population over which he will one day rule.
It should come as no surprise, then, that Charles has lived an unfathomably sheltered life, but apparently, the new monarch is more out of touch than before.
Case in point, the dude apparently didn’t know Meghan Markle was biracial until someone told her.
Now, it’s possible that Charles has encountered so few people of color that he simply assumes that everyone he meets is WASP-y.
But there’s also a chance that King is embroiled in some kind of old-school, liberal “post-racial society” of the 1990s, pretending he’s so enlightened he doesn’t care about things like race.
Whatever the case, it seems unlikely that Chuck will meet his son’s future wife without obtaining a full dossier from his employees or least Doing a quick google search.
In other words, the king is probably full of it, and he knew everything about Meghan before they ever shook hands (or he cursed her, or whatever the protocol).
but whatever it is, Later After meeting Meghan, Charles insisted to an American friend that he did not know she was bilingual.
“At the time, Prince Charles had no idea that Harry’s new girlfriend was biracial,” wrote author Christopher Anderson in his new memoir of Charles.
“Not that it would matter at all,” Charles told an American friend. ‘But no, I didn’t realize it until later.'”
,Of course, it doesn’t matter, but still I felt the need to comment on it.” -(Charles, originally)
Charles Head Giving “From Dad” go“Vibes in this story.
Anyway, the Queen was clearly more enlightened on racial matters than anyone expected – but the same could not be said of the men in her family.
“For her part, the Queen, who experienced countless up-close and personal encounters with people of all races, ethnicities and religions during her record-breaking reign, appeared completely devoid of prejudice, Anderson writes.
“Not once was he heard for making racially insensitive remarks,” the author continues.
“The same could not be said for Charles, though his gaffes were rare – like the time he told a writer of Guyanese descent that he didn’t ‘look’ like he was born in the British city of Manchester, perhaps Because she was black and wore dreadlocks.”
And then there’s the late Prince Philip, who — yeah, apparently wasn’t such a great man.
“Like others of his generation and his class, Philip used the N-word with some frequency—though a retired member of the Balmoral household staff said, ‘I haven’t heard him use the word in a very long time. is—but at least not since the 1970s,” writes Anderson.
“Still, Philip, like Charles, immediately warmed to Meghan.”
In her 2021 interview with Oprah Winfrey, Meghan revealed an unnamed member of the royal family expressed concern The skin color of the Duchess’s unborn child,
Charles and Philip have long been the prime suspects in that slimy little affair – so if they’re both huge fans of Meghan, they definitely have a weird way of showing it.