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Citizen U.S.A.: a 50 State Road Trip

Discussion in 'Books & Publications Forum' started by Crabtownboy, Nov 5, 2013.

  1. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member

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    This is a very interesting read giving the views of immigrants of what is right with the U.S.A.

    All the complainers and nay sayers should read this book.

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    based upon a documentary from HBO (Hell's Box Office), no thanks.
     
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    So I suppose all TV is evil

    ( sorry about the hijack, Crab)

    Well, I dont get cable / HBO - but it does sound interesting
     
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    I had to re-read my post 5 times, but I'm not seeing where I said that.

    My apologies to you and the OP for my comment if it was inflammatory. I'm sure the good folks there are working tirelessly to put out high quality programming without an agenda and produce only the finest entertainment suitable for the whole family to enjoy.
     
  5. Crabtownboy

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    I do not get HBO either Salty. The book was excellent with story after story on how great it is to be able to live in the USA. As one immigrant said something to the effect that, "The worst here is better than the best where I came from."

    Numerous immigrants commented on how people born here do not realize how good it is and how much the native born take for granted.

    Salty, see if your public library has a copy. It will make you even more proud to be a citizen of the USA.
     
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    just-want-peace Well-Known Member

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    Interesting that you should use this quote Crabby.
    Our way of life (how good it is and how much the native born take for granted) is rapidly being demolished by those you hold in such high esteem.
     
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    You mean things like clean water, fully stocked grocery stores, good medical care, indoor plumbing, ect, ect, ect....
     
  8. Crabtownboy

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    All those and many, many, many more.
     
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    Thanks for the info -- will read it. As a spouse of an immigrant, I think I am able to appreciate more of what we have in this country than I would otherwise. I think our kids are as well.
     
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