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I Didn't Do Anything For the Fourth

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    I Am Proud of My Country.

    However, it seems as though my extended family forgets me at holidays.  They always have a huge bash.  You know, pool party, cookout with all the food you can imagine, fireworks...  But the problem is, they all conveniently forget my number at the times they're...
    urbrandofheroin urbrandofheroin 22-25, F Jul 5, 2009

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    I Respect America

    But I can't find much to be proud of. Slaves, women, all that. We've been a trendsetter on human rights. On the business end of an assault rifle we have. Even back in the day, we bullied ( Ie. Beat the crap out of, and I'm not ashamed of it, thank god for Yankees)  the...
    Socklord Socklord 31-35, M Jul 4, 2009

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