Thomas Burke was a British author.
MAY 2008 | Books
For whatever reason, Americans still tolerate the thumbs up. Occasionally we expect it, like on the deck of an aircraft carrier, or we may even use it ourselves (think double-thumbs up for a missed layup). The thumbs upa peace sign of the ,80s and the international symbol for awesomechanged forever in 2004 when it became the hallmark of photos taken at Abu Ghraib prison.