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Old 18.03.2011, 12:02
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EF safety valve (aka - why do you hate the British)

Due to the drama on the other forum, I thought I'd start this thread to allow the Swiss members to vent and complain about Brits and the British (notwithstanding the fact that the OP in the other complaint thread was not British).

So, what do you hate about Britain and the British?

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Old 18.03.2011, 12:06
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God, i hate the way they queue!
They just stand around and waste time!

And who the h*ll came up with the idea of putting mint sauce on lamb?! Have they no culinary taste at all!?

Might i just add, that the Americans are all so loud, and the New Zealanders have absolutely no dress sense.

The Australians? They're just all damned sexy! Thick as a 2 x 4, but damned sexy...
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Old 18.03.2011, 12:29
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God, i hate the way they queue!
They just stand around and waste time!

And who the h*ll came up with the idea of putting mint sauce on lamb?! Have they no culinary taste at all!?

Might i just add, that the Americans are all so loud, and the New Zealanders have absolutely no dress sense.

The Australians? They're just all damned sexy! Thick as a 2 x 4, but damned sexy...
Ah... So you HAVE met us ? Cool...
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Old 18.03.2011, 12:33
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Re: EF safety valve

been done before after a previous EF drama
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Old 18.03.2011, 12:54
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God, i hate the way they queue!
They just stand around and waste time!

And who the h*ll came up with the idea of putting mint sauce on lamb?! Have they no culinary taste at all!?

Might i just add, that the Americans are all so loud, and the New Zealanders have absolutely no dress sense.

The Australians? They're just all damned sexy! Thick as a 2 x 4, but damned sexy...
That made me laugh. haha. And I think it's typically anglo to queue. Everywhere else in the world seems to be an organized mob. Take the French. Please. take them.

I hate the way the Brits have such weird words... like "Chavs". wtf is that?
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Old 18.03.2011, 12:55
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Britain would be so much better without the British...
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Old 18.03.2011, 12:56
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Well if one reads the daily mail one would believe there were hardly any british left due to those damned immigrants
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Old 18.03.2011, 13:26
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Well if one reads the daily mail one would believe there were hardly any british left due to those damned immigrants
Immigration in Britain started with the Labour Party in the 1940s. All people before that were direct descendents of the Celts. There are only 7 real British people left and they're kept next to the remaining Smallpox samples in a lab in Texas.
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Old 18.03.2011, 13:58
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Well if one reads the daily mail one would believe there were hardly any british left due to those damned immigrants
"Paging Christoph Blocher. Would Herr Blocher please make himself known to one of the stewards."
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Old 18.03.2011, 12:59
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I think the Brits are cute
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Old 18.03.2011, 13:09
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Re: EF safety valve

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God, i hate the way they queue!
They just stand around and waste time!

And who the h*ll came up with the idea of putting mint sauce on lamb?! Have they no culinary taste at all!?

Might i just add, that the Americans are all so loud, and the New Zealanders have absolutely no dress sense.

The Australians? They're just all damned sexy! Thick as a 2 x 4, but damned sexy...
Oi! You're not Swiss!

Ed., having not read the entire thread first time around, I now realise the Brit bashing was opened up to all! *Blush*.

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Old 22.03.2011, 20:24
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Re: EF safety valve (aka - why do you hate the British)

Has the Brit-bashing thread turned into Icelandic-bashing thread?

Back on topic:
Some hate the English. I don’t. They’re just wankers.
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Despite reasonably good weather, many of the marines developed severe seasickness[...]
Meanwhile, Marines on Berwick were being ordered aboard Fearless, which would take them to the harbour. The seasickness and inexperience of the troops were causing delays and the officers were becoming frustrated. Just before five o'clock in the morning, Fearless, loaded with around 400 marines, set out for the harbour. A small crowd had assembled, including several policemen still waiting for the customs boat. The British consul had received advance notice of the invasion and was waiting with his associates to assist the troops when they arrived. Uncomfortable with the crowd, Consul Shepherd turned to the Icelandic police. "Would you mind ... getting the crowd to stand back a bit, so that the soldiers can get off the destroyer?" he asked. "Certainly," came the reply.
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Old 22.03.2011, 20:37
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Uncomfortable with the crowd, Consul Shepherd turned to the Icelandic police. "Would you mind ... getting the crowd to stand back a bit, so that the soldiers can get off the destroyer?" he asked. "Certainly," came the reply.
So Icelanders are a bunch of collaborators, is that what you're saying?
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Old 22.03.2011, 20:44
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Well, they were collaborating in their own liberation.
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Old 23.03.2011, 15:00
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Has the Brit-bashing thread turned into Icelandic-bashing thread?

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Some hate the English. I don’t. They’re just wankers.
What makes you lot get off on this kind of thread? It kind of typifies the mentality that is "sometimes" prevalent here, whereby one person gets a headkicking by the crowd. Does it make you feel superior to bash one nationality? Well I hope youre getting something out of this, otherwise its a total waste of space rather than a huge waste of space.
Labelling 65 odd million people wankers is quite frankly embarassingly crass for the writer, mate I feel for your acute embarassment for having written it. Im British, Im proud of it, it could be a lot worse , and we have done an awful lot of good in this world, so Eat My ST George Cross,Bulldog,Red White and Blue, God Save the Queen Shorts! Good Day to you all.
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Old 23.03.2011, 15:43
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What makes you lot get off on this kind of thread? ...Good Day to you all.
Shall I put the kettle on? You look like you need a cup of tea.
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Old 23.03.2011, 15:45
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Labelling 65 odd million people wankers is quite frankly embarassingly crass for the writer
She was right in my case though; how did she know?!?
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Some hate the English. I don’t. They’re just wankers.
Labelling 52 odd million people wankers
Fixed that for you
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Old 23.03.2011, 15:54
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Im British, Im proud of it, it could be a lot worse , and others too, have done an awful lot of good in this world.
There you go...
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