They told you wrong. In some states there is the death penalty at it lol
Only if your home has wheels on it, there are 20 dogs running around outside and you make it a point to Tivo Jerry Springer while your at your two cousins' wedding.
Not so,it is considered just as bad as it is anywhere else in the English-speaking world.
I can bet its not counted as something good.....even though noone will make faces if you burp....
is it true
As we say here in Texas, "Not bad manners, just good food