According to the BBC, Margaret Thatcher died this morning from a stroke at age 87. As I understand it, she’d had dementia (probably Alzheimer’s) for some years. I didn’t like her, and so can’t eulogize her, but am passing on the news for your perusal. Weigh in below if you have something to say. Many of you certainly were under her power when she was Prime Minister.
Update: in a macabre sidenote, the Beeb had this news item up for a while this morning (it’s now been removed):