Skat’s his game
– first –
equals havin‘ em all
against the queen of clubs
and all her sisters
announcing a Grand with
not’in on hand
blank of any
In light of your immediate failure to financially manage yourselves and also in recent years your tendency to elect incompetent Presidents of the USA and therefore not able to govern yourselves, we hereby give notice of the revocation of your independence, effective immediately. (You should look up ‚revocation‘ in the Oxford English Dictionary.)
Her Sovereign Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will resume monarchical duties over all states, commonwealths, and territories (except Kansas , which she does not fancy).
Your new Prime Minister, David Cameron, will appoint a Governor for America without the need for further elections.
Congress and the Senate will be disbanded. A questionnaire may be circulated sometime next year to determine whether any of you noticed.
To aid in the transition to a British Crown dependency, the following rules are introduced with immediate effect:
1. The letter ‚U‘ will be reinstated in words such as ‚colour,‘ ‚favour,‘ ‚labour‘ and ’neighbour.‘ Likewise, you will learn to spell ‚doughnut‘ without skipping half the letters, and the suffix ‚-ize‘ will be replaced by the suffix ‚-ise.’Generally, you will be expected to raise your vocabulary to acceptable levels. (look up ‚vocabulary‘).
Diese Woche dreht sich um die USA:
Grund genug für eine kleine (zufällige, unvollständige) Linksammlung: