Tags

, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,


American pride


Written by a Visitor to our great land, I was impressed by this Aussie’s perception of the People that define “AMERICAN PRIDE.”

American pride

“Most peoples’ opinions of Americans are based on prejudice. Coverage in the media of things such as 9/11, the war in Iraq or even George Bush have lead to many misconceptions about American ideals and attitudes. Ask most people with an opinion and you will find that they have probably never even been to America. Many television shows and movies make jokes at the expense of America and they all help to perpetuate the American stereotype…

“At a local level, in America, this pride has many positive effects. It means that Towns are always very well presented with regular festivals and celebrations to commemorate local events or traditions … Unfortunately, this American pride is seen very differently elsewhere in the world.” PLEASE READ MORE

RELATED ARTICLES:

American Pride Reaches Out to Help Avalon’s Families

Motorcyclists invited to Southern Tier ‘Poker Run’

America thanks you Glenn Beck

Sorry Baaaarack. We’re Not Sheep.

Veterans group to benefit from auction

Advertisements