BBC News Magazine has posted a guide to the quirks and characteristics of the British Isles. It's supposed to help out visitors during the Olympics to follow proper etiquette or to understand various discussions or faux pas they might make. Each of the twelve descriptions is 212 words long, presumably a contraction of 2012. It's pretty entertaining reading and definitely seems pinched from my naughts and zeds concept. Check it out here.
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