WORLD

A DELICATE COURTSHIP

LUIZA CH. SAVAGE June 19 2006
WORLD

A DELICATE COURTSHIP

LUIZA CH. SAVAGE June 19 2006

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BRITAIN: AN INFLATABLE RAF GOES FOR THE CUP

Taunting Germans during World Cup knows no limits. Although British and German officials have asked soccer fans not to bring up the Second World War, Brits are taking thousands of inflatable toys that look like Spitfires, the British wartime fighter plane. Its creator has sold 8,000 and is confident of moving the rest. Soccer fan Terry Dorrell vowed never to surrender his toy fighter. “They may not like it in Germany,” he says, “but who gives a sausage?”