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Americans Pretending To Be British Part 3: Sir Douglas Quintet

During the mid-1960s, American pop culture was entirely overrun the British. There may have been homegrown talent creating musical wonders left and right, folk may have boomed, Motown and soul music may have been blossoming all over the ...

Americans Pretending To Be British Part 2: Madonna

It’s easy to see what American celebrities love most about the British Isles, besides our enviable landscapes and delightful way with clotted cream and a scone. England is seen as a haven for etiquette, deference and historical ...

Americans Pretending To Be British Part 1: Stewie Griffin

Welcome to a new series in which we shine a spotlight upon a unique cultural phenomenon, namely Americans pretending to be British in order to make themselves look better educated and clevererer (and stuff).