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To: sodpoodle

Forgot to add....Sir Robert Peel founded Enland's police force - their nickname Bobbys - derived from Robert.

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5 posted on 09/15/2006 7:26:49 AM PDT by sodpoodle (I have no idea how I got here - but I like it and I plan to stay.)
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To: sodpoodle

I lived in England for a number of years and found the only people who call British policemen Bobbies were American tourists. The British call them police.


9 posted on 09/15/2006 8:58:08 AM PDT by ops33 (Retired USAF Senior Master Sergeant)
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