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    Queen Elizabeth Learning How To Use Self-Checkout At The Grocery Store Is A Real Mood

    “And you can’t trick it? You can’t cheat then?”

    If you're the Queen of England, you probably don't make TOO many trips to the grocery store.

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    But this week, Queen Elizabeth II did JUST THAT, visiting a very special Sainsbury's store in honor of the grocery chain's 150th anniversary.

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    And for the most part, it was a Standard Queen Visit™ where she nodded politely at things like sausages.

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    And oranges.

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    And a plaque with her own name on it.

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    But I'm not here today to talk about any of that. I'm here to talk about the moment Queen Elizabeth stumbled upon the store's self-checkout machine.

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    And — understandably — she didn't quite seem to know what it was.

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    Luckily, an employee jumped in to teach the Queen the magic of self-checkout.

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    She was rather suspicious of the whole concept, asking the employee, “And you can’t trick it? You can’t cheat then?”

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    The employee showed how the machine weighs the groceries to prevent theft, and explained that customers prefer the self-checkout experience because it's faster.

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    “I’m sure they do,” she said. “Everybody wants to hurry.”

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    And after her brief lesson in being not-royalty, she was sent on her merry way with some flowers.

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    I guess ya learn something new every day! Even if you're the freakin' Queen.

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