Subject: Re: How political-correctness ruined the Pirelli calendar
On Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:07:55 -0800 (PST), RichA<firstname.lastname@example.org>
>On Tuesday, 20 February 2018 10:46:26 UTC-5, Savageduck wrote:
>> Mayayana<email@example.com> wrote:
>> > "Eric Stevens"<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote
>> > | N E V E R H E A R D O F S P I K E M I L L I G A N ?
>> > |
>> > Ah. British. No wonder. Sorry. We get British soap
>> > opera junk like Downton Abbey, and fake ethnic
>> > Irish bands singing Danny Boy, on our PBS in the US.
>> > I guess probably because it's cheap or free. Also
>> > because there's a weird Anglophile cult among
>> > American self-appointed highbrow types. Anything
>> > said in a British accent is thought to be well thought
>> > out.
>> ...and yet we in the USA frequently steal British programming, to produce
>> shows such as