"Yurp." I like that.
Yurp is on one side of the Atlantic and is full of Yurpeens. On the other side is Merka which, you guessed it, is full of Merkans, or Merkins (an unfortunate word
My grandmother, a lady of impeccable manners from the Scottish highlands, was know to use the abbreviation 'WP'. Only after her death would my mother tell me what it stood for (with correct pronunciation), "decorated like a whoo-errs parlour" - a definition of poor taste, I'm told....