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All hail King Peggy!

  1. Jan 31, 2013 #1

    jtbell

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    The American secretary who became king: A woman's journey to royalty (cnn.com)

    Peggielene Bartels works as a secretary at the Ghanaian embassy in Washington. When the previous king of her home village (her uncle) died, the village elders decided to name her king. She's still a secretary at the embassy. But now she spends a month in the village every year during her vacation. The rest of the year she calls her regent every night to keep tabs on local happenings.

    Apparently there's a movie in the works, in which she'll be played by Queen Latifah!
     
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  3. Jan 31, 2013 #2

    Evo

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    I thought that was King Pengy!!
     
  4. Jan 31, 2013 #3
    Move over, Supreme Lard.
     
  5. Jan 31, 2013 #4

    dlgoff

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    That's what I though when seeing the title. Anyway,

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