Originally Posted by prikoke
Well in this case it's actually very appropriate in the context. Also I think most cultures are fairly big on humility. Americans are an exception.
Ironically, he is making an excuse for his loss (he just says he isn't). Bisping, Cro Cop, GSP, Rory - plenty of non americans are full of themselves and full of excuses when they dont win.
"The independence and security of a country, appears to be materially connected with the prosperity of manufacturers. " - AH "Don't tax you, don't tax me, tax the fellow behind the tree."