Quote of the Week

Reader Dr. Kevin Mayall was digging into the Wikileaks cables, “and got a chuckle from this zinger:”

For example, one British businessman noted that despite the “overwhelming might of the American economy compared to ours” the amount of American and British investment in Kyrgyzstan was similar. Snapped the Duke: “No surprise there. The Americans don’t understand geography. Never have. In the U.K., we have the best geography teachers in the world!”

- The Guardian

Published Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

Written by Adena Schutzberg