That’s right folks, there are OTHER royals in Europe (not to mention a variety of other beautiful locals.
Why are we (Americans at least) fascinated by a royal wedding? I believe the answer to be quite simple: in a few hours, a handful of people are going to blow enough money on an event (involving food and pretty cloths) to support a 3rd world economy.
Avoiding bitterness, money does make the world go-round. Almost every human being on the planet would be hard-pressed to turn down a happy brouhaha – especially when they serve tasty food.