By Bryan Gould


A British newspaper last week published a photograph of the Queen meeting Boris Johnson and attached a caption which had the Queen saying, with the recollection no doubt of Donald Trump's visit fresh in her mind, "I thought you had gone back to America".

They were not alone in purporting to see similarities between the US President and the new British leader. But how accurate is such a judgment?


I have not had the pleasure of meeting Donald Trump, but I do know Boris a little. Our paths crossed first when he was the political