[mythtv-users] British vs. American English (was MythTV requires a better name)

David Whyte david.whyte at gmail.com
Thu Sep 20 11:38:59 UTC 2007

On 9/20/07, migmog <migmog at gmail.com> wrote:
> ... I'm sure us Brits say things that make no sense to you lot.

As a Brit, who is now an Aussie (also), let me tell you it is more
confusing down-under.  Here you get a mix of American-isms and

And don't get me started on their slang
(http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/A20361827).  Apparently, Durex is a
brand of sellotape (or sticky-back-plastic) although I have never seen
any of that yet!

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