As Saudi foreign exchange reserves collapse and the population is forced to give up some of the benefits the royals bestow upon the population to keep them placid, I hope he keeps his head.
The Saudi Marie-Antoinette
Marie-Antoinette, the wife of France’s King Louis XVI, heartlessly responded upon learning that the French population had no bread to eat, “Qu’ils mangent de la brioche”—“Let them eat cake.” For that she lost her head.
Upon reading the following quote I wondered if this man is the Saudi version
“We don’t care about oil prices,” Prince Mohammed said in an interview in Riyadh. “$30 or $70, they are all the same to us. We have our own programs that don’t need high oil prices.”