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Old 05-31-2007, 09:33 PM
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The King has aged so much. I hope he can hang on for many more years.
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Old 05-31-2007, 10:26 PM
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He has been a very busy royal figure all his life but, like many persons his age, having a full time work schedule seems to be taking a toll on him faster than when he was in his 30's or 40's. Queen Sofia, on the other hand, has aged brilliantly. The more the grand kids the more active she looks to me.
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Bad Borbon genes too. The King's mother , Countess of Barcelona, had aged very badly. The King has inherited his mother's double-chin look, weight problem.
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Old 06-01-2007, 03:09 AM
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King Juan Carlos Receives French President Nicolas Sarkozy - May 31, 2007
May 31, 2007 - Zarzuela Palace
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Old 06-01-2007, 07:23 AM
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Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Aso (L) talks with Spain's King Juan Carlos on his arrival at the Zarzuela Palace in Madrid, 01 June 2007

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Old 06-01-2007, 10:43 AM
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Today the King met with US Secratary of State Condoleezza Rice.

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Old 06-01-2007, 10:47 AM
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From msnbc.com written by Reuters I'm just posting the part about Juan Carlos, for the rest of the article go to Rice criticizes Spain over Cuba - Europe - MSNBC.com

"Rice’s first appointment on Friday was with King Juan Carlos, who she described as a U.S. friend. She praised his role in thwarting an attempted coup in 1981, just six years after the death of dictator Francisco Franco.
“He is obviously an important historic figure in the role that he plays in allowing the transition of Spain from authoritarianism,” Rice said."
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Old 06-01-2007, 11:21 AM
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Queen Sofía participates in the meeting of the Bilderberg Club in Istambul

Queen Sofía participated in the annual meeting of the Bilderberg Club, that reunites to influential personalities of Europe and North America and is celebrated in this occasion in the Turkish city of Istambul.
Reina of Spain is in Istambul “in deprived visit to attend the encounter of the Bilderberg Club”, according to confirmed diplomatic sources in Ankara.

Lavanguardia.es - Noticias, actualidad y última hora - Internacional - La reina Sofía participa en la reunión del Club Bilderberg en Estambul
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Old 06-04-2007, 06:40 AM
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Los Reyes entregarán el Premio Velázque de Artes Plásticas a Luis Gordillo

The Kings will deliver the Prize Velázquez of Plastic Arts to Luis Gordillo

Considered as one of the big figures of the contemporary Spanish and pioneering art of one of the most significant trends of the painting of the sixties, the imagination of Madrid, Luis Gordillo will receive today of hand of the Kings the Prize Velázquez of Plastic Arts 2007.
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Old 06-04-2007, 08:41 AM
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Los Reyes entregarán el Premio Velázque de Artes Plásticas a Luis Gordillo

The Kings will deliver the Prize Velázquez of Plastic Arts to Luis Gordillo

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Old 06-04-2007, 08:55 AM
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He has been a very busy royal figure all his life but, like many persons his age, having a full time work schedule seems to be taking a toll on him faster than when he was in his 30's or 40's. Queen Sofia, on the other hand, has aged brilliantly. The more the grand kids the more active she looks to me.
Maybe the Borbones should consider mixing their genes with the ones of the Windsors given they have a life expectancy of 100+ years

For example, William could wait for Sofia to become old enough to marry him or what about Harry & Leonor
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Old 06-04-2007, 01:20 PM
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I do not agree. For anything the king sees itself very old for his years, on the contrary, sees itself very hard, agile assets, and even very attractive like man. It is certain that the queen is still better, she seems many years younger, but for that reason the king is not bad, specially his body, stays raised, and hard vigorous very.
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Audience with Jequesa Haya Rashed Al Khalifa, President of the LXI Period of Sessions of the General Assembly of the United Nations.

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Old 06-07-2007, 04:40 AM
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King Juan Carlos

Run of Bulls of the Charity Bullring of Las Ventas

Morante transforma Madrid en Sevilla | elmundo.es
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Run of Bulls of the Charity Bullring of Las Ventas

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Old 06-07-2007, 03:26 PM
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: HOLA.com : Don Juan Carlos ha inaugurado un nuevo Parador de Turismo en el real sitio de La Granja

Don Juan Carlos has inaugurated a new Inn of Tourism in the royal summer residence of La Granja

This new hotel occupies two historical buildings, on the one hand, The House of the Infantes, constructed in the 18th century for the king Carlos III and, for other one, the Headquarters of the Guard of Corps, that receives a modern center of conventions.
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Old 06-08-2007, 09:24 AM
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Hearing to the Minister of Outer Subjects of the Arab Republic Syria, Mr. Walid Al-Moallem Palace of the Zarzuela

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