Why haven't the Wombles conquered America?

Anybody who's spent any decent amount of time in the U.K. knows the Wombles — like little furry cousins of the Borrowers, they live in Wimbledon Common and collect the garbage that we humans leave behind. The popular book series by Elizabeth Beresford spawned a pretty iconic TV series and more than one major pop tune. » 11/08/12 1:20pm 11/08/12 1:20pm