The British vote on leaving the EU may actually diminish the empire much to the dismay of some nationalists.
50% of British trade is with Europe, after exit this will require negotiating trade deals with all trade partners.
At least prime minister was honorable enough to resign after his attempt to stay in the EU failed.
Palin and Trump think the British vote was a good thing
Newt tweeted that Churchill and Thatcher would be proud
Social media reinforces prejudice and limits debate