Articles Tagged 'British Things'

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WATCH: Why Part of New York is Built on British Rubble

Tom Scott’s YouTube series Things You Might Not Know is a glorious enterprise, and one we’ve featured in Anglophenia before. You may remember him from such films as as “Why do the British have separate hot and cold taps?” So it’s with a continuing sense of pride and delight that we bring you this, the […]

Colin Firth, Stiff Upper Lip

6 British Things Americans Admire

There are many things that Americans seems to like about us Brits and our culture. Far be it for me to blow the collective British trumpet, though; I asked a handful of Americans-in-the-U.K. (with no prompting) what they most liked about us. Interestingly, our stiff upper lip was mentioned more than once. “Americans complain about […]