Date: Thu, 27 Nov 1997 13:51:36 +0000
From: Duane Campbell dcamp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]EPIX.NET
Subject: Re: "Ich bin ein Berliner"
At 12:37 PM 11/27/97 -0500, you wrote:
When time permits, I'll send along some other examples of gaffes in
communication. Two come to mind now. During his presidency, George Bush
visited Australia, and flashed the V (for Victory) sign when getting off
the plane. I remember the American newspapers explaining the next day
that in Australia that sign is an indecent gesture.
I wonder what the Aussies thought of Churchill.
Duane Campbell dcamp[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]epix.net