So you’re getting divorced. That European chick, huh? She was never right for you. She didn’t speak your language and she didn’t share your values. She didn’t like your bitter beer, your shepherd’s pie, or your Led Zeppelin.
Category: The US
Letter from America, part five: Big Pharma chases Big Poop
Medical research has gone to shit! Literally! The New York Times reports that the US pharmaceutical industry is prepared to spend billions researching human feces.
Letter from America, part four: 21 Savage and the New British Accent
This week a curious, novel incident occurred. Atlanta-based, Grammy-nominated rapper 21 Savage was arrested by US immigration and faces deportation. He raps about the rough streets in Atlanta, Georgia, but he’s really a UK national who overstayed his visa!
Letter from America, part three: Bird Box cloaks the key to the Trump tweets
Thank you Netflix for putting a marketable name to Trump’s tweeting syndrome. But why disguise it? Why not write a story where people literally die when they read Trump’s tweets?
Letter from America, part two: Brit cheese beef and Philly cheesesteak
I never expected the reaction to be so profound. I never expected a reaction at all. Who could feel that strongly about 1980s British cheese documentaries?
Letter from America, part one: Cheese, TV and modern media in the UK
There were four channels: BBC1, BBC2, ITV and Channel 4. (You British are very creative with your naming schemas.)