Britain's Queen Elizabeth speaks out on global warming In a rare public intervention into politics, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II met with Prime Minister Tony Blair and either -- depending which news reports you believe -- strongly expressed her concern about global warming, or smacked him upside the head for not pushing the U.S. to join Kyoto. While the queen regularly visits Downing Street to discuss politics, it is almost unheard of for the substance of those conversations to become public. It's a leak few believe could be accidental, particularly with the U.S. election fast approaching. The queen will also take …
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