Just got back from the good old US of A yesterday and

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Found 15th Nov 2010
although they do get quite a lot of things wrong, they also get things right. On Thursday (11/11) it was veteran's day and they know how to treat the armed forces.
Free entry into Seaworld and Busch Gardens.
Free food at Applebees restaurants
Free nights stay at the hotel i was staying in (Quality Inn International)
all schools off as it is a Holiday.

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i always had a dim view of the yanks, but since going to Vegas i cant actually praise them enuff. yes they are still thick in a sense, but their hospitality & fuss over kids is unreal. cant wait to go back. deffo the friendliest people ive ever met

We are going in June next year and I just cant wait! Staying in Hollywood, then cruise to Mexico and finishing off in Vegas!

Expect a lot more threads from me about this X)

lanc_red

i always had a dim view of the yanks, but since going to Vegas i cant … i always had a dim view of the yanks, but since going to Vegas i cant actually praise them enuff. yes they are still thick in a sense, but their hospitality & fuss over kids is unreal. cant wait to go back. deffo the friendliest people ive ever met


am off to vegas next week whats it like for shopping for clothers

"and they know how to treat the armed forces."

Conscript millions and condemn hundreds of thousands to die and be maimed in unwinnable wars?

Original Poster

Conscript millions and condemn hundreds of thousands to die and be maimed … Conscript millions and condemn hundreds of thousands to die and be maimed in unwinnable wars?


not going to get into this, but how many countries do you know that do all the above and more that i mentioned.

boabbyrab

not going to get into this, but how many countries do you know that do … not going to get into this, but how many countries do you know that do all the above and more that i mentioned.



But the other countries dont need to do that as they dont have social guilt for sending the soldiers to fight in pointless wars in the first place!

But yeah its a greater reward for sending their soldiers to fight unwinnable wars than our soliders get, so well done the yanks!

ffs dont turn this thread !!!!!

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boabbyrab

not going to get into this, but how many countries do you know that do … not going to get into this, but how many countries do you know that do all the above and more that i mentioned.



Free prosthetics too.

Sloth/Mod

America is great.........million times more polite than here. Also like the fact that people smile at you unlike everyone here looking like someone has just crapped on them.

Not sure applebees and seaworld have much 'guilt' .....

Syzable

America is great.........million times more polite than here. Also like … America is great.........million times more polite than here. Also like the fact that people smile at you unlike everyone here looking like someone has just crapped on them.



People actually avoid eye contact here when we pass them in the park (we are not dodgy!) I say 'Morning' and they look at you like you're speaking some foreign language. Over there they insist you have a good day at every possible opportunity.

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Syzable

America is great.........million times more polite than here. Also like … America is great.........million times more polite than here. Also like the fact that people smile at you unlike everyone here looking like someone has just crapped on them.



I agree - America is uniformly great, we are universally miserable. Each person is just as happy/miserable as the next person with no deviation.

FilthAndFurry

I agree - America is uniformly great, we are universally miserable. Each … I agree - America is uniformly great, we are universally miserable. Each person is just as happy/miserable as the next person with no deviation.



Sarcasm much?


Edited by: "sancho1983" 15th Nov 2010

canadians are much nicer

Penny Saver

People actually avoid eye contact here when we pass them in the park (we … People actually avoid eye contact here when we pass them in the park (we are not dodgy!) I say 'Morning' and they look at you like you're speaking some foreign language. Over there they insist you have a good day at every possible opportunity.



Have a nice day - Especially when they give you a ticket

but seriously they seem pretty good.
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