British Airways

The Travel Bug

I’m sure the English countryside is very nice. I went there once and got thrown out of a field, and I’ve seen it in films like ‘Straw Dogs’. Oh, and I heard Stewart Lee’s monologue on friends who moved to the countryside: ‘There’s so much to do, it’s wonderful, you’ll love it. Do come. Do […]

Defining British

Let’s get a few things clear; I don’t like national definitions because by nature they fall into cliche. For decades our idea of an American was a loud bloke in a ten-gallow hat. Now Americans think we’re all like Russell Brand. My US book jackets all feature a Union Jack, a bowler hat (ever seen […]