Arnie

ARNIE….Why do British newspapers keep referring to Arnold Schwarzenegger as “Arnie”? The only Arnie I know is Arnold Palmer, and I’ve never heard Schwarzenegger called that.

Is this really his nickname in Europe? Or have I just never heard this before?

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