Will the Scots ever be truly understood?

Wacky Web Week

The people of Scotland have a lot on their minds, particularly this week — when they vote for or against independence from the United Kingdom.

The Scotsmen in this video have a more modest ambition: they just want to get to a building’s 11th floor via an elevator equipped with voice-recognition technology. Emotional (and slightly vulgar) speech ensues. Can you understand what the lift does not? Click below or go to the original YouTube video.

Post your thoughts about this story in the WS Columns forum.

This article is part of our premium content. Join Now.

Already a paid subscriber? Click here to login.

= Paid content

All Windows Secrets articles posted on 2014-09-18: