In the current year, saying “not who we are” is who we are.
The cliche isn’t just raining down from above, it’s miasmically rising up from below. Search volume in the US since 2004:
That’s quite the secular bull market. How about other Anglophone countries?
First, the still largely Anglo Anglophone ones. Great Britain:
Volume isn’t high enough to register in New Zealand.
Let’s take a look at a few of the largest non-Anglo Anglophone countries. Nigeria:
American exceptionalism wins again!