American style, beginning with the sack suit (and the sack dress) is intended to conceal obesity. Why are Americans afraid of travelling abroad? Well, clearly there are foreigners out there. And Americans may feel targeted because it's so easy to identify them. I'm always flattered when someone asks me for directions in London, Rome or Paris. It means I'm passing. Is it just because I'm not wearing a sun visor, fanny pack, fisherman's vest, cargo pants and walking shoes? I don't think it's that simple. I just look like I've been around the block before. I've been where 96 per cent of my cou

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