> The answer to the title question is that the English have more
> of a sense of humour. And we consume more alcohol. The
> historic accounts make perfect sense as weird weather
> phenomena. Tornadoes are not unknown in the UK. Niether are
> large fungoids growing beneath the crops.
The link [www.rense.com] to the Hemel Hempstead crop circle proves what we locals already know... Hemel is a God-forsaken place.. ;-)
Just kidding - the countryside round here is beautiful; I don't know why they abndoned us and moved to Wiltshire....