Dear Hipster: Why are British people better at talking like Americans than Americans are at talking like Brits? — Dick Yet more random, with two possible explanations. One reason is that maybe they just want to be us more than we want to be them. The better reason is that Americans, even when required to do so in a professional context, struggle to sound like other Americans. Further, some cheeky Brits think that Brits aren’t always so good at talking like other Brits. Share / Tools Facebook Twitter Google+ AddThis Email More from SDReader More stories by DJ Stevens The other side of Peter Bogdanovich — Nov. 2, 2018 The ultimate all-in bid for coolness — Sept. 12, 2018 Letter-writer garners fan base — Feb. 24, 2016 Enlightenment Cage — Nov. 4, 2013 An American in Dublin — July 13, 2012 Comments Log in to comment Username: Password: Forgotten your password?