Today is the day when all true Englishmen (and women) should rejoice at the fact of being born in this wonderful country.
To pinch a quote via "we are the English.com",
cecil john rhodes (1853-1902)
"Ask any man what nationality he would prefer to be, and ninety nine out of a hundred will tell you that they would prefer to be Englishmen".
Boy, were we lucky, or what?