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I Was Born In the Usa

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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...
    HaleyBloodRedRose1995 HaleyBloodRedRose1995 18-21, F May 16, 2011

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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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    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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    Hi

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