also a new wave band from the eighties, their big hit was "the promise" which can be heard in Napoleon Dynamite
"When in Rome," Bob exclaimed, as he poored beer into his cup.
Used to describe the feeling you have when you visit a new city, and can't believe your eyes as you gaze upon hoards of beautiful women and handsome men so different from your previous girlfriends/boyfriends. This attraction may occur due to stark differences in looks, ethnicity, language, culture, clothing, or blue-balls for a long long time. By law, you are required to sleep with at least one localite to make your trip a success.
Astronaut 2: OH MY GOD! OH MY GAAWWD. WE SHOULD HAVE NEVER LEFT THE SOLAR SYSTEM. THEY'RE GONNA PROBE US IN THE ASS. OH MY GOD!
Houston: You know what they say, when in rome ...
guy: you know, when in rome....
Waitress 2- "Well, sometimes you just have to look at yourself in the face and say 'When in Rome'".