When he has no more important thing to do. Prime Minister James Ramsay MacDonald burbles in pleasant, heart-warming fashion.

Major Burble, Bouqueted by members of the American Society in London last week, he told them that their country is "the greatest nation that now exists on the face of this earth!"

Of contrary opinion are most of His Majesty's subjects. They hold the British Empire "greatest." Recently Scot Mac-Donald was called "traitor" by the precious-precocious son of Conservative Winston Churchill (TIME, Feb. 23). In Britain's coming electoral...

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