fred_flag: In The Darkest Hours, there is a scene were his secretary explain to him that he is doing it wrong, that he need to show the finger the other side.
Really funny scene and great acting also. A must see.
wasd2002: In Britain the peace sign backwards is like the middle finger in the u.s.
scaevola79: Actually, when the fingers are held like this it is the same gesture as giving someone the finger.
During the war against France, the British longbowmen showed their fingers to show they were still able to shoot their bows