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Re: what is an american

Dec 6, 2006


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Jake20324 wrote:


tru_canuck wrote:
There's nothing else about it, there's nothing special about being American.


w00t! another seahawks fan!
 
And an american is a individual under the rule of george bush.


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Actually Bush in under the wrath of America. America elected him remember?



He passes the laws...
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Dec 6, 2006


Hofman101 wrote:
You're supposed to do your own work. How do you not know what an American is? You are one.



The OP wants more than the actual meaning. The OP wants more of a symbolic meaning. America is made up of immigrants from all over the world who wanted to find a better place to live. My great-great-grand parents came from Poland.
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Re: what is an american

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stargasior wrote:


Hofman101 wrote:
You're supposed to do your own work. How do you not know what an American is? You are one.



The OP wants more than the actual meaning. The OP wants more of a symbolic meaning. America is made up of immigrants from all over the world who wanted to find a better place to live. My great-great-grand parents came from Poland.


LOL. Well at least you get a mix! Vancouver(BC) is like(Not trying to be racist) asian central!
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Lord of dragons wrote:
what is an american?
an american who is someone willling to give their life for their fellow man
one who serves his countey regardless of the dabnger and under who rules us
shall i recite my creed?

of course!
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Dec 6, 2006


jonny20 wrote:

i need help with an essay and i need to know what is an American? please dont give me any simple answer. an american is a belief and an idea. also what is the differnce between an american and with an English, a Mexican, an Asian, a Russian, a German, a Canadian, an Iranian,......


and PLZ DONT GIVE ANY SIMPLE ANSWERS.
and dont tell me an american is someone who was born in america or someone who became a citizen. i already know that



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Re: what is an american

Dec 6, 2006


stargasior wrote:


Jake20324 wrote:


tru_canuck wrote:
There's nothing else about it, there's nothing special about being American.


w00t! another seahawks fan!
 
And an american is a individual under the rule of george bush.


Message Edited by Jake20324 on 12-05-2006 07:39 PM


Actually Bush in under the wrath of America. America elected him remember?


Don't forget Puerto Rico and Guam!

They voted too!
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Dec 6, 2006


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Lt.Agar wrote:
Anything besides an immigrant to this country (Ie. A Rightful citizen that was born into this country that upholds freedom)


LOL. That's just gonna piss him off.



Why? I think it's the best answer I have read so far. ....

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I love America
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An American is somebody who believes in Democracy. Thats all I got.


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Dec 6, 2006


Pavo Loco wrote:


stargasior wrote:


Jake20324 wrote:


tru_canuck wrote:
There's nothing else about it, there's nothing special about being American.


w00t! another seahawks fan!
 
And an american is a individual under the rule of george bush.


Message Edited by Jake20324 on 12-05-2006 07:39 PM


Actually Bush in under the wrath of America. America elected him remember?


Don't forget Puerto Rico and Guam!

They voted too!



Fine. America and all its territories..Guam Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, etc...
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