More European- lingo & multi-culti Olympic gems

In no way whatsoever am I a fan of the hype behind the Olympics, the mismanagement of tickets or some of the exclusivity contracts made between the organizers and the sponsors. However there have been some lingo and cultural gems hidden in the media deluge. Most recently exposing American athletes to the genuine Cockney accent. Here you […]

More European – has multiculturalism really failed?

As a tangental follow up to my post Do you speak the lingo? another kinda related topic. It seems from the perspective of German and British politics to be the case. Within the space of a few months we have heard the heads of Government proclaiming this failure. Firstly Angela Merkel expressed that there had been […]