Every fancy person, every fashionable person, every powerful person was banging the drum for remaining subservient to the European Parliament, and threatening the end of the world if Brits voted to leave.
In the end, the UK said, thanks, but no thanks.
Now that the taboo's been broken, do you doubt that other countries will leave, too?
This wasn’t the UK disowning Europe, but rather a sclerotic system of laws, taxes, regulations and a foolish migration policy. The UK will be more powerful and important now — and richer. Others will be jealous — they already are.
Europe just might be saved yet...
Joining me to talk about the historic Brexit vote is author Douglas Murray of the Gatestone Institute.
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THEN Forbes contributor Gordon Chang comes on to discuss territorial disputes in the South China Sea, as tensions rise between China and the Philippines.
FINALLY: Your messages to me -- and a prediction...