… for the mistaken impression that the Brits are always unfailingly polite and eschew indulgent pungency. The Chaps being in the nature of proper English Chaps, and all that, and aware of our status as guests in another country, do tend to be fairly polite and circumspect regarding prominent characters in U.S. life.
Until now, that is, when we finally have the opportunity to indulge in some of the wonderful phrases the Brits — and our less-reserved Northern neighbors — reserve for well-deserved insults. And what better target than this one?
The chaps are well aware that the posts are attempting to be a dialogue.
Heh – I used the word ‘attempt’ – we know we aren’t there yet … but still – check this out.
Here’s the chaps’ challenge …
That post was originally dropped onto the site back in early January. We rapped. We commented. As the chaps do. And then – out of the blue – emerged the thought of a Twitter cooperative. Well – to us it seems all connected. But – how do you bring attention to the fact that that post has been updated?
Other than endless retweets on any changes. But that seems awfully akin to calling attention to oneself, and you know, English and all that…