You really think Americans could stand even the lightest German beer? LOL.
You seriously have absolutely no idea how trademarks work?
Absolutely none. IANAL and am not interested by this trademarks/patents/industrial design crap. I just don't care. But I think it's disgusting that someone claims property on a phrase commonly used everywhere, from TV shows to tech presentations. Or even worse on a single word. Damn, isn't an English dictionary some form of "prior art"?!?
Q: How many IBM CPU's does it take to execute a job? A: Four; three to hold it down, and one to rip its head off.