Originally Posted by stumpjumper
blackeagle, had one of your former countryman, actually a woman, come into the store on monday. was so excited that she finaly became a US citizen and could vote fopr the first time. she spent a good ten minutes warning me that if we elected obo again, we'd wind up politically like you guys. how do you say sh** happens and keep a stiff upper lip over there?
Someone asked me Wednesday if I was flying my flag. I told him it was flying at half mast, and that we don't have a president and haven't for the last four years.
Glad to hear someone from here has some common sense. Most over here seem to have been brainwashed by the media. I hope she doesn't become too disilusioned by the outcome of the election.
British vocabulary is not all that different from US vocabulary when bad things happen.