Anna Wintour, Ambassatrix?
Juicy rumors are flying that the Ruler of All Things Vogue might be appointed ambassador to the Court of St. James. While she may not be experienced in the (boring) intricacies of international law, she certainly is a seasoned veteran in the dark arts of surviving & thriving in one of the higher-profile shark tanks of the media world.
Plus, more importantly for doing well at court: she knows how to look good while navigating
"She's sharp, decisive, and doesn't suffer fools, which are useful traits for cutting through weasel-wording and cover-your-ass gamesmanship," notes James Gibney, a Bloomberg View editorial writer and former Bill Clinton speechwriter. "She'll certainly have more fashion sense than Admiral William Crowe, another U.K. ambassador who boasted a collection of nearly 1,000, mostly military, hats."
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What inquiring minds (ie. me) really wanna know is this: While Anna is busy looking good & presiding over the July 4th reception, showing the flag at Wimbledon & Ascot and generally setting the British tabs to wagging, who will replace her at Vogue?- Lesley Scott