Tag Archives: A Brit’s Guide

A Brit’s Guide to the Holiday Season


As we’ve discussed, when Americans talk about the holidays, they’re not talking about plans for next summer. The holiday season in the U.S.

A Brit’s Guide to American Regional Nicknames

Greenbay Packer fans don't seem to mind the Cheesehead nickname. (Flickr)

It’s worth knowing some of these nicknames as Americans use them all the time. Additionally, the nicknames usually refer to something very specific, and interesting, about the city.