josebach wrote:Every country has idiots. Granted, we have more than most, but we also have over 300 million people. England has 50 million.
Not trying to be cute here, but I think that guy is Australian. Assuming he's English plays into the whole concept of the bit.
I think Americans need to travel more. Even here in NYC, people are painfully limited, thinking there's nothing worth seeing outside of this city. And Americans, as a whole, think that there's nothing worth seeing outside of our country. Hyperbole, of course, but not too far from the truth.
You go to Europe or Asia, people there are so much more well-traveled. Everyone in Europe has been everywhere else in Europe. Everyone in Asia has been everywhere in Asia as well as Australia/New Zealand.