On honour of Burns and all things scottish, we watched So I married an axe murderer last night and laughed our heads off.Easy to see where Mike Myers got his Austin Powers' Fat Bastard character from!
Er.... I haven't seen Axe Murderer, and could not bring myself to sit through Austin Powers...... Care to comment on this apparent slur on the Scottish character, Papa? A manifestation of some sassenach black legend, or The Actual Truth, which you have hidden from your impressionable daughter all these years?NZM, Please note that the following was addressed to a haggis, not a Scot!Fair fa' your honest, sonsie face, Great chieftain o the puddin'-race! Aboon them a' ye tak your place, Painch, tripe, or thairm: Weel are ye wordy of a grace As lang's my arm. The groaning trencher there ye fill, Your hurdies like a distant hill, Your pin wad help to mend a mill In time o need, While thro your pores the dews distil Like amber bead.
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