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There are also many differences. But I'll leave the describing of those up to someone who has actually been to both countries.
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The way Blackadder insults without needing to swear is great. More effective (and intelligent)Isn't that right Baldrick...
Blackadder : An unwise action, Baldrick, since Mad McAdder is a homicidal maniac.
Baldrick : My mother told me to stand up to homicidal maniacs.
Blackadder : Yes. If this is the same mother who confidently claimed that you were a tall handsome stallion of a man, I should treat her opinions with extreme caution.
Baldrick : I love my mum.
Blackadder : And I love chops and sauce but I don't seek their advice.
King: Chiswick, remind me to send flowers to the King of France in sympathy for the death of his son.
Chiswick: The one you had murdered, My Lord...
King: Yes, that's the fellow.
Infanta: Tu nariz mas pequen~a que yo esperara.
Don: Your nose is smaller than I expected.
Edmund: I have suffered no similar disappointment.
Now you'll get me started...(but in another thread).
How many people from the States have heard of Blackadder?
As I understand, there are not many. The humour is not the same.
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