The (Secret) City of London, Part 2: Government





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Published on Sep 19, 2012

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Special Thanks to Econe Fine Jewelry http://www.econe.co.uk/ for the use of their image of the Freeman of the City certificate.

P.S. I dearly, dearly wanted to make the hidden link on the Accountants' Hall go to 'The Crimson Permanent Assurance' but sadly I couldn't find a copy on YouTube, so you have to settle for 'Accountancy Shanty' instead.

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Piplup J
Do I have to give the hat back at the end of my term?
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Töfter Melkrom
I thought the Holy Roman Empire was a clusterfuck.
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Daniel Xie
"that fancy hat, which just might make it all worthwhile" tf2 in a nutshell
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Shirley Wang
i think becoming the pope might be easier
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I feel it would be easier to just invade the city and take that hat. And it is a Nice Hat.
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"The Worshipful Company of Bakers" - You can't make this shit up.
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Penguin Von Otakar
wouldn't it just be faster to become British monarch, then dissolve parliament and take control of the army and conquer the city of London?
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Evan Millner
All residents of the City by right of law have an automatic right to become freemen, and this cannot be vetoed by Common Council,so on this point your video is inaccurate. Membership of a Livery Company is not required.
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Jacob Nugent
Hidden Creeper guy at 1:46
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Alexander Bartram
Wow. Never have I seen a plot of land so fertile for seeds of corruption to blossom into giant oaks.
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