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I Was Born In the Usa

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    Oh Bruce!!!

    Love the profile pic for this group. Born in the USA is one of my all time favorite albums.  I would listen to it non-stop when it first came out, sing along (cuz I sound so much like Bruce hahahaha not!), play it in my car, at the gym...you get the idea.  Bruce & the E Street...
    michelle585 michelle585 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 1, 2012

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    Lancaster-

    Pa that is.... Amish country. (Can I get a Witness )  That's where I was born and darn proud of it!  It wsa a great place to grow up. Do I get bonus points for incorporating a movie reference? LOL
    trixiegirl trixiegirl 46-50, F 1 Response Sep 19, 2009

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    Yes I Was

        i was born in the united states of america . i was born in miami florida children hospital. i was born at 1030 am on january 12 1990.  i was a premie  baby and was  very sick  in the begining. soon after my mother had to get a kidney...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 8, 2009

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    Born In the Usa

    I think that was a song (LOL).
    AZBowlman AZBowlman 46-50, M 3 Responses Dec 11, 2008

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    Mj

    Yes, I was born and raised in the city that gave the world Michael Jackson!
    IanMatthew IanMatthew 56-60, M 1 Response Oct 28, 2010

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    Hi

    this is a really ggod album and i like it :)
    mad316 mad316 36-40, M Mar 14, 2012

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    And Proud Of It!

    Not the arrogant proud, the because-it-could-be-worse proud.  I could be in a country where women have absolutely NO rights, have to always do what man say (haha)...**** them.  At one time, it was like that here, along with the ever-present racism, both discreet and...
    filthydieseltech filthydieseltech 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 20, 2009

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    Portland, Maine

    Even though my ancestry comes from Canada and Europe, they eventually traveled down to the border of Canada and Maine, USA and there family generation carried on all throughout Maine sense as early as the mid 1800's. I was supposed to be born in Farmington, but then they...
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 16, 2011

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    Rwc, California

    Yep, I was a dollar baby at the Kaiser.  Does anyone remember the dollar baby program?  Damn, I must be getting older lol
    diamondintherough85 diamondintherough85 22-25, M Nov 21, 2009

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    Guess That Means...

      ... I can be president.  I'm also over 35 and have resided in this country for more than 14 years (actually all my life).  So, if anyone is looking for a candidate for 2012 (or even 2016), I suppose I could be available.
    gladiate gladiate 51-55, M 2 Responses Nov 15, 2009

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    when I was born my mother couldn't except me ... I still don't know why. However my dad loved me to bits and took really good care of me while my mum couldn't even look into my...
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    LiveLife02 LiveLife02 16-17, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I would like opinions on what you guys think. It may be a little long but please listen. It starts when I was maybe five. Please keep in mind I am diagnosed GAD and sleepwalk/talk...
    LynnT94 LynnT94 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    I was accidental, like many. I have really only known sadness. If I had the oppritunity to decline my life in the first place, knowing what I do now, I probably would.
    Nickf20 Nickf20 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    4thGeneration 4thGeneration 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    when my mom was pregnant with me she did drugs and when she'd listen to music she's rock back and forth so when I was born I've always had this problem where I rock my head side...
    2Dishot 2Dishot 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    hiddenkitty hiddenkitty 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 18

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    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 16

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    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 Response Aug 15

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    FightingForHappiness FightingForHappiness 31-35, F 4 Responses Aug 15

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    TheRisingPhoenix54 TheRisingPhoenix54 61-65, M 1 Response Aug 14

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    alexiswcd alexiswcd 56-60, T Aug 13

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    Born into a family over run with suicide and addiction it was only a matter of time before DFS stepped in our lives....Not long after I was born my father suffering from...
    Crh4112 Crh4112 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    When disco was king, I was listening to 50's R&B and Led Zeppelin. Then came New Wave and I found folk rock. After that, well, I haven't listened to pop until very recently...
    shortblade shortblade 46-50, M Aug 11

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    October 11, 2013 That time i gave my life to Jesus as my Lord and my savior! That time i repent, and asked Jesus for forgivness! That time my while life being changed! What...
    MarvelousSpirit MarvelousSpirit 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 11

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    I was born at 26 weeks and 2lbs in 1976. I have sensory issues, vision, hearing and ADHD/Depression and anxiety issues. I died and came back four times. I'm grateful to be alive...
    GiannaFlorence GiannaFlorence 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 10

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    I am in my mid-20s. I don't have a Facebook, twitter, YouTube nor Instagram account. I also don't have an i phone or android (or whatever you call them) and I'm perfectly happy...
    arcenciel arcenciel 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 10

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    I was born at 28 weeks by a C-section on June 1,1995. Just after I was born I was put on a ventilator and moved to the NICU. I spent 6 months in the hospital and I came home on...
    HuggiesBoy20 HuggiesBoy20 18-21, M 5 Responses Aug 9

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    I'd like to be born in an era when fat people are appreciated.
    halohai halohai 18-21, F 6 Responses Aug 9

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    I'm going to sound insane so buckle up. I have had the same recurring dream since childhood. I could paint a picture of the scene.... Mountain environment- dirt road winds to the...
    WanderlustSoul0100 WanderlustSoul0100 36-40, F 3 Responses Aug 9

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    I should have been a hippie. there's no doubt in my mind whatsoever.
    callmebecky callmebecky 22-25, F Aug 8

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    I wish I was born in an era where white people stopped getting mad at minorities for standing up for themselves
    queerkitty queerkitty 22-25, T 3 Responses Aug 8

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    I love jazz music. Swing is amazing. The 1920s and 30s were pretty great too, dressing up in suits and wearing fedoras. Sneaking into speakeasies and listening to some nice jazz...
    Dalano Dalano 18-21, M Aug 8

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    I would have loved to grow up in the 70s just like my mom. life was a little better back then. they don't do TV shows like they used to.
    CreativeKitty CreativeKitty 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 8

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    I wish I was born in 1935 I love the 30's-60's
    werewolfkid1987 werewolfkid1987 18-21, M Aug 8

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    wish I lived in the future where black people stop getting murdered and sexists died out. also robots are cool.
    queerkitty queerkitty 22-25, T 2 Responses Aug 8