Anna Wintour next US ambassador to UK?
Report: Vogue editor might be in the running
- Duration 5:32
- Date Dec 4, 2012
Report: Vogue editor might be in the running
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My breakfast here laying here where -- They're still around.
Neck as when you think Anna wintour of -- the woman portrayed by Merrill Streep in the devil wears Prada.
But new reports are indeed suggesting that vogue editor Anna wintour may be on the short -- to become our next ambassador to the United Kingdom.
Overseas at least one of the conservative papers is already asking questions about whether the person best known for fall fashion choices.
Should be be linked to one of our most crucial allies.
How does this ever stand Barney who -- the -- company and at the end joins us now.
So -- you can see him in the movie portrayed her diplomatic skills quite well.
Why would you choose her.
I think it would be great to -- on the loose on the French 10 hospitals could not signal that until she was she was born in Great Britain until -- -- -- is that what is that reason enough to up where I applied to.
Kept in the Obama administration yes we lost -- -- qualifications.
Let's -- -- she's a major fund raiser for President Obama.
Begin an analyst -- it now.
Cut cut no it doesn't know she's a leftist in -- politics she's a celebrity who supported him in his reelection and she's a monster the world quits.
Although that's not diplomatic characteristics that would would we will -- someone who goes to London is our ambassador.
Every joke you know obviously.
Well except I mean you know this you listen be accurate you know -- the -- -- you said about her is reportedly true we Jesus -- notorious for being difficult to work with and so on.
But presidents do this.
-- you if you as a lot of money for me I'm reading -- -- -- so that's half.
The reason people do it however.
President Obama back in slow pace when he first became president he said he was going to appoint more professionals -- diplomatic experience to -- -- diplomatic service.
Well since then he has appointed 59 ambassador was forty of which have no diplomatic experience especially supporters -- just half.
British so whoever.
That is a fulfillment of this -- up that's when it should not be up -- -- not just England but to France.
-- I suppose being British is a good qualification.
To send her to beat up on the front well unity you tell me I mean I think her.
Say plan -- -- it all comes together could come in very handy watch this.
So you don't -- -- -- -- -- from the court today you had never heard me.
No I don't think you have no style enforcement profession.
Think that depends on -- -- you know.
That was in question.
-- -- why didn't President Bush have ambassador John Bolton.
Who was subjected to -- for his you know frank style and President Obama can have her what may.
Do you think we would send ms.
ammo when Obama gets -- would send it to China.
If you we would make cook our ambassador to China.
It's a put down of the Europeans if they do this it is a put down to them in -- moment of crisis -- we are secretly trying to redo British fashion.
Good news Greta that's used to edit the secret mission and I'm going to ambassador winter when she goes up that if there is good to have a couple of things on her plate but wait seriously.
Is it an important position I mean what.
What will -- ambassador good to Great Britain like he'd -- doing over the next four years -- handling relationships with one of the closest allies in American history -- -- really matters doesn't get kicked up to the secretary of state -- above.
I don't think so I think -- details on the ground that are taken care of by the ambassador up on the spots.
And it's not just a choice of what color to -- it's a choice of what role to play how to play the British vis a vis the Americans it is it is the eve -- up.
Diplomatic job in the American diplomatic so it's.
You ought ambassador to the court of saint James you have a money should mind their own region's -- -- -- -- to the big powers of Europe all the time what determines what you get -- ambassadorship to elect believes.
Could you raise me a lot of money and I wanna -- you -- back and ambassador to Great Britain is how much money you you race -- raise a lot she's one of the top handlers should wealthy that you can -- the qualifications.
Top ten -- celebrities support to left it did you know the total brought -- so as the political editor of the guardian.
Which is a rapidly anti American British newspaper that's a good political connection in the Obama team.
And she's a monster in the office those qualifications.
Which puts her in place to be to the court -- -- Well as I say John Bolton had a reputation for being very brash but he was you know UN ambassador again query whether that was a good match and she would be UK MS -- -- They say she doesn't want the job she's very happily installed over -- road and I -- working -- a piece about you that just took a turn for the worse.
-- -- I think they'll all be on Jon Stewart -- this believe -- I continued -- -- -- here -- definitely make FFF.