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superfido

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 3:19pm

 exotraxx wrote:

Is there any possibility that you're either a bit retarded or - on the other hand side - much more retarded....?

Anyway, I would recommend to contact your local drug dealer at once or your local travel agent - or both, immediately.

 

What in the f are you yapping about? Don't be an insultive wanker.


ScottFromWyoming

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 3:18pm

 superfido wrote:


Hey, that's funny you mention that. I am a american living in sweden. I work with a scott and an australian, (as well as a bunch of swedes and another american) anyway, I just had an "argument" with the scottish lady about what a rutabaga is and what a turnip is. It seems the brittish have no real sense about these things. {#No}
 
That's funny because my dictionary says rutabagas are called swedes because someone brought some to Scotland from Sweden and the Scots were stumped for a name I guess.
edit: ignore that.
meower

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 3:17pm

 ScottFromWyoming wrote:

Sure. Don't you ever watch the Two Fat Ladies or Jamie Oliver etc etc?

 

i dont watch tv  
ScottFromWyoming

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 3:15pm

 meower wrote:
what about carrots?
seriously though, you knew they were called swedes? 
 
Sure. Don't you ever watch the Two Fat Ladies or Jamie Oliver etc etc?
superfido

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:40pm

 meower wrote:


yea.  how does that work for you with the swedes? 

 

Well, I don't advertise my Americanism exactly, but my dialect when speaking Swedish gives it away immediately anyway. But I just tell people, when they do confront me (which is rare) about American foriegn policy, that it is not I who makes the decisions about what happens with the nation. If I did it would be a different nation indeed.

What can anyone do?  However, Swedes are generally pretty USA positive in any event so it's not really an issue.
meower

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:28pm

 superfido wrote:


hahhahaha you know "do it our way" or get hit with a trade embargo, a U.N. sanction, or a proper bombing.

 

yea.  how does that work for you with the swedes? 
superfido

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:26pm

 meower wrote:


what's that word mean?

 

hahhahaha you know "do it our way" or get hit with a trade embargo, a U.N. sanction, or a proper bombing.
meower

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:17pm

 superfido wrote:


Yes and if we can convince them of the truths of turnips, rutabagas, and other vegetables, then it is not long before they see the truths of other things like american foriegn policy and the american style of diplomacy.

 

what's that word mean?
superfido

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:11pm

 MrsHobieJoe wrote:
 superfido wrote:


That's pretty much what the Scottish lady from Glascow said. Hmm.  However, I reminded her that it was the French that wrote the English language for the first time after the Norman conquest, and that it was we, the Americans who had perfected the English language to the wonderful state that it was in today.  She was not especially impressed with my reasoning and if there had been an "annoying things" topic here on RP she would have undoubtedly posted that I was an annoying american twat, but alas, the forum existed naught and thus, the post was never made.

In any event, spelling??? please.  Who wants a U in Color anyway?

Don't mess with a Glaswegian and never go out drinking with one.
 
Yes no kidding. Not to be made mad. And their allegiance to the Rangers or Celtic can only be called obsessive.  They make shrines.  Odd.

phineas

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:10pm

 BlueHeronDruid wrote:
Ah. Yes. I figured this thread is where I'd find Phineas things that annoy me.

I'm smart like that.

 
Hard to put one past the Old Doodad...

BlueHeronDruid

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:07pm

Ah. Yes. I figured this thread is where I'd find Phineas things that annoy me.

I'm smart like that.


MrsHobieJoe

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:07pm

 superfido wrote:


That's pretty much what the Scottish lady from Glascow said. Hmm.  However, I reminded her that it was the French that wrote the English language for the first time after the Norman conquest, and that it was we, the Americans who had perfected the English language to the wonderful state that it was in today.  She was not especially impressed with my reasoning and if there had been an "annoying things" topic here on RP she would have undoubtedly posted that I was an annoying american twat, but alas, the forum existed naught and thus, the post was never made.

In any event, spelling??? please.  What idiot left out the U in Colour anyway?

Don't mess with a Glaswegian and never go out drinking with one.

phineas

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:05pm

 superfido wrote:
 Who wants a U in Color anyway?

 



 
It makes it more colourful. All the US-based designers here on RP are jealous of those of us in the English-speaking world outside the States. Go ahead — ask anyone!

phineas

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:04pm

 superfido wrote:


That's pretty much what the Scottish lady from Glascow said. Hmm.  However, I reminded her that it was the French that wrote the English language for the first time after the Norman conquest, and that it was we, the Americans who had perfected the English language to the wonderful state that it was in today.  She was not especially impressed with my reasoning and if there had been an "annoying things" topic here on RP she would have undoubtedly posted that I was an annoying american twat, but alas, the forum existed naught and thus, the post was never made.

In any event, spelling??? please.  Who wants a U in Color anyway?

 



 
Like, totally, dude. srsly.

superfido

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 2:02pm

 MrsHobieJoe wrote:


We're better at spelling though and it's our language so if we want to call bloody root vegetables swedes we will!   {#Nyah}

 

That's pretty much what the Scottish lady from Glascow said. Hmm.  However, I reminded her that it was the French that wrote the English language for the first time after the Norman conquest, and that it was we, the Americans who had perfected the English language to the wonderful state that it was in today.  She was not especially impressed with my reasoning and if there had been an "annoying things" topic here on RP she would have undoubtedly posted that I was an annoying american twat, but alas, the forum existed naught and thus, the post was never made.

In any event, spelling??? please.  Who wants a U in Color anyway?




phineas

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 1:56pm

 MrsHobieJoe wrote:


We're better at spelling though and it's our language so if we want to call bloody root vegetables swedes we will!   {#Nyah}

 
How swede it is.

superfido

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 1:56pm

 meower wrote:


sounds like the beginning of a bad joke.

seriously, we americans have to inform the world.  poor things, none of them know anything. 

 

Yes and if we can convince them of the truths of turnips, rutabagas, and other vegetables, then it is not long before they see the truths of other things like american foriegn policy and the american style of diplomacy.
MrsHobieJoe

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 1:53pm

 superfido wrote:


Hey, that's funny you mention that. I am a american living in sweden. I work with a scott and an australian, (as well as a bunch of swedes and another american) anyway, I just had an "argument" with the scottish lady about what a rutabaga is and what a turnip is. It seems the brittish have no real sense about these things. {#No}

 

We're better at spelling though and it's our language so if we want to call bloody root vegetables swedes we will!   {#Nyah}
meower

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Posted: Dec 30, 2008 - 1:52pm

 superfido wrote:


Hey, that's funny you mention that. I am a american living in sweden. I work with a scott and an australian, (as well as a bunch of swedes and another american) anyway, I just had an "argument" with the scottish lady about what a rutabaga is and what a turnip is. It seems the brittish have no real sense about these things. {#No}

 

sounds like the beginning of a bad joke.

seriously, we americans have to inform the world.  poor things, none of them know anything. 
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