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    US problem with geography


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    they are just redifining the paradym id bet cnn's london has far less traffic and is probbaly less of a hole lol

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    Not the first time

    And then they get offended when you don't know where the various states are!

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    Russia Today like pointing these gaffes out. They reported that Fox News took a video of the greece riots, with greek lettering in the background saying "National Bank of Greece" and tried to pass it off as a youth riot in Russia!

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    similar problem in Ireland. Brits don't have a clue what's where or how many counties there are in Ulster....

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    Quote Originally Posted by jdoyle View Post
    similar problem in Ireland. Brits don't have a clue what's where or how many counties there are in Ulster....
    There's not knowing and humiliating yourself on TV by not knowing
    Last edited by NikChillin; 2nd February 2012 at 03:09 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jdoyle View Post
    similar problem in Ireland. Brits don't have a clue what's where or how many counties there are in Ulster....
    Interesting use of 'Ulster' there, especially if you're in Swindon too...

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    Quote Originally Posted by NikChillin View Post
    There's not knowing and humiliating yourself ion TV not knowing
    depends if you're watching TV in Ireland and seeing those damned Brits talking about Ulster when they mean the little rump of Empire that is Norn Iron or watching the Beeb/ITV/Ch4 etc and blissfully clueless of the difference (like the Yanks I suppose with the errors above).

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    Quote Originally Posted by localzuk View Post
    Interesting use of 'Ulster' there, especially if you're in Swindon too...
    Republic of Swindon. Independent of Wiltshire since 1997.
    Last edited by jdoyle; 2nd February 2012 at 03:20 PM. Reason: typo



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