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    What is the American term for the chavs, Mike?

    You can see some of our finer specimens here: http://www.chavscum.co.uk/chavornot/index.php
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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    We use a different infix there.

    Two great peoples divided by a common language.
    I'd love to know the American equivalent of "Chav" myself. See if American has better name for such a disgusting specimen of humanity (if I may dare being brutally honest here ;)

    2 great people divided by a common language AND a single ocean ;)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    What is the American term for the chavs, Mike?

    You can see some of our finer specimines here: http://www.chavscum.co.uk/chavornot/index.php
    We'd call them twenty-somethings, generation x, y, or z, punkers, etc.

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    I think we'd need a bigger alphabet to use a letter to describe ours.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    I think we'd need a bigger alphabet to use a letter to describe ours.

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