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I We Are Not All American

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    Not Even British

    I'm not american and not British as this groub seems to be for the british, I'm from that Island contry between Greenland and Faro Island which both belongs to kingdom of Denmark. I sometimes feel that I was born in wrong country as I feel often more intrest in the american...
    gypa gypa 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 11, 2012

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    Im Not American!

    Im Filipino Canadian :D - at least we are above you.
    regieJR regieJR 18-21, M Nov 1, 2012

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    But You Wish You Were!

    sorry we all cant be americans! some people have to be from "somewhere" else".
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 6, 2012

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    A Blessing!

    Thank God ................:)
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 7 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    ..but Devided By A Common Language

    Being on the right side or should I say, the eastern side of the pond does have it advantages. The fact that we have first access and can proudly state that "The Queen's English" is "resident" here....well in most cases. I cam across a story line lately where His Lordship had...
    HardingP119 HardingP119 36-40, M Jan 18, 2013

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    No We're Not!!!

    OK I get it theres loads of merkins on here like most of the net no probs with that obv most are fine BUT............Do some of you guys think that if someone who is obv English asks a Q and you dont understand the words you could stop being a b!tch bout it?I use a lot of English...
    Gemzaayy Gemzaayy 26-30, F 4 Responses Oct 7, 2012

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    Is Gael Mise

    Rugadh mé í 1994 in Sasana. Ach tá mé i mo chonai in Éirinn. Slán a chairde.
    IntoTheFuckingFloodAgain IntoTheFuckingFloodAgain 18-21, M Apr 14, 2013

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    Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr!!

    It really winds me up when i ask a question & some smartarse will answer,whats that you're on about? or i've never heard of it! because i've used an ENGLISH term or word.If i know an American way of putting it i do ,if there isn't one i ask the question anyway,because if someone...
    deleted deleted 26-30 27 Responses Oct 6, 2012

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    I am definitely Scottish and British by default

    I am Scottish, technically British but never English, though I live there. I think parts of the UK have an Identity crisis by default, though we never think of it that way. Well, what I mean is I find it odd to find the English or British flag in England, but only because I am...
    Pa1nsMcmurdo Pa1nsMcmurdo 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 28, 2012

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    An American By Any Other Name?

    Removed by author x x x x x x x x
    windlion windlion 56-60, M 1 Response May 9, 2013

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    InsanelySaneGuy InsanelySaneGuy 18-21, M Jul 3

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    pcha pcha 26-30, F 2 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    sayhellofriend sayhellofriend 13-15, M 2 Responses Jul 4

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    Its something that really irks me. You tell someone you're a certain religion and instantly they think things about you without knowing what they're talking about or doing their...
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    And let me tell you. Girl if you know your beautiful and feel beautiful don't ask guys to rate how you look on here, what you're going to do instead is get up, dress amazingly and...
    SoulWriter17 SoulWriter17 16-17, M Jul 14

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    In this day and age, it is quite rare to find people who are just themselves, instead of trying to copy things their idols do, or what they see on tv. I cannot be anybody but me...
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    AquariusLife AquariusLife 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    wolflover1648 wolflover1648 16-17 3 hrs ago

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    alaacrot alaacrot 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 27

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    You want to know what's wrong? I'll tell you.... The guys here want to know what's wrong with us, Ladies. They want to know why we won't do what they say or why we won't worship...
    EmotionalPrincess EmotionalPrincess 22-25, F 3 Responses Jul 3

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    Eitan Eitan 22-25, M Jul 15

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    fairytalesandspiderwebs fairytalesandspiderwebs 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 5

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    CheyenneScott CheyenneScott 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    lad7466 lad7466 46-50, F Jul 1

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