The UK is the greatest country EVER!Watch
Brb English language (International language of the world, the world's most widely used language)
Brb largest empire in world history
Brb Britain's Sir Tim Berners-Lee, invented the World Wide Web
Brb Industrial Revolution
Brb Isaac Newton, the greatest scientist of his era
Brb Charles Darwin
Brb Magna Carta
Brb University of Oxford, University of Cambridge
Brb Parliamentary democracy
Brb Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing
Brb Alan Turing (leading role in the creation of the modern computer)
Brb Alexander Graham Bell (the first practical telephone)
Brb John Logie Baird (world's first working television system, first electronic colour television)
Brb Frank Whittle (inventor of the jet engine), Charles Babbage (who devised the idea of the computer) and Alexander Fleming (discoverer of penicillin),Rosalind Franklin(Photo 51), Viagra by British scientists. Sir Alec Jeffreys pioneered DNA fingerprinting. Patrick Steptoe and Robert Edwards, successfully achieved conception through IVF, Sir Francis Bacon, Richard Trevithick (Train) Thomas Henry Huxley, Francis Crick (DNA) etc
Brb Railway, steam engine and civil engineering.
Brb fairytales and folklore e.g. Guy Fawkes,Jack and the Beanstalk, Loch Ness Monster, Goldilocks and the Three Bears , Frankenstein, Dracula )
Brb iconic British cars Jaguar, Land Rover, Bentley,Aston Martin,McLaren,Lotus and Rolls-Royce
Brb largest museum
Brb sports invented by the British- Badminton, Rounders(baseball),Tennis, Golf, Cricket, Rugby, Snooker, Darts, Football(soccer) as it's played today is directly descended from the rules established at English public schools in the 18th and 19th centuries,Table tennis, Netball, Curling. Modern Boxing began in England at early 18th Century.
Brb SAS 1st special forces
Brb Royal Marine Commandoes (first green berets)
Brb Parachute Regiment ( first fully functioning Paras )
Brb Royal Navy is the reason English is the language of the sea in the WORLD
Brb Royal airforce ( called royal flying corps ) first organised military airwing.
Brb London, financial capital of the world
Brb Christian Bale
Brb James Bond
Brb English Gothic architecture
Brb Beatles, the greatest,most significant, most influential rock band ever
Brb Charlie Chaplin, greatest comedian ever
Brb Alfred Hitchcock, greatest director of all time
Brb Robin Hood
Brb Jack the Ripper, most famous serial killer
Brb David Bowie,Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, The Who, Queen etc
Brb Sherlock Holmes
Brb British sense of humour
Brb greatest actors Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Audrey Hepburn, John Gielgud, Sean Connery, Richard Burton, Vanessa Redgrave, Michael Caine, Anthony Hopkins and Daniel Day-Lewis.
Brb outstanding authors such as: Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Lewis Carroll, George Orwell, Virginia Woolf, William Blake,JK Rowling and JRR Tolkien (to name but a few)
Brb some of the best known nursery rhymes; Twinkle Twinkle Little Star, Roses are red, Jack and Jill, **** a doodle doo, Baa, Baa Black Sheep, London Bridge Is Falling Down, Rock-a-bye Baby, Mary Mary Quite Contrary,Three Blind men and Humpty Dumpty etc
Brb some of the most notable carols from the UK include; We Wish You a Merry Christmas, O Come All Ye Faithful, The First Noel, God Rest You Merry,
Brb British designers Vivienne Westwood, Alexander McQueen and Stella McCartney,
Brb David Gandy, Kate Moss, Naomi Campbell, Cara Delevingne and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley best supermodels
Brb Kate Beckinsale
Brb Emma Watson
Brb Cheryl Cole
What country has given more to the world?
Brb botching about absolutely everything
Brb terrible weather (c wut I did thar? )
Brb someone who uses 'Jack the Ripper' as a good point about Britain
You forgot queuing and whining about the weather
Obviously, it's all about taste, but still this is an illogical thread.
Also, Dracula = Irish author.
The UK has contributed in different areas as do all countries. If it weren't for the Vikings then most of us wouldn't be here so don't get too patriotic here.
The terrible thing is that Britain is populated by the worst people in Europe and is currently ranked 27th place on the HDI