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Post time 2013-3-11 10:36:55 |Display all floors
Name those achievements or traits that you consider to be the pride of your own nation.

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Post time 2013-3-11 10:59:12 |Display all floors
Canada: I guess we're mostly proud of being multicultural and still not having too many cultural conflicts and problems.

Oh and Canadians are very proud of how modest we are, similar to how my students here in China love to tell me how modest Chinese people are. But if we always say we are modest, we are of course not modest at all.

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Post time 2013-3-12 09:32:25 |Display all floors
The USA is proud of taking whatever it wants with as much force as necessary.
It was something carried over from the British but exacerbated by advances in technology.
Is it any wonder more nations want nuclear deterrence?
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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Post time 2013-3-12 10:12:41 |Display all floors
robert237 Post time: 2013-3-12 09:32
The USA is proud of taking whatever it wants with as much force as necessary.
It was something carri ...

Do you always have to bash the USA, but get pi$$ed off when someone bashes China?  If not for the country you hate so much you would not be posting hatred on the internet and planning to retire in your commie utopia.

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grb Post time: 2013-3-11 18:12
Do you always have to bash the USA, but get pi$$ed off when someone bashes China?  If not for the  ...

I am not afraid of the truth. I value the truth over money. Something you and your western propagandist
buddies will never understand.
If capitalism promotes innovation and creativity then why aren't scientists and artists the richest people in a capitalist nation?

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Post time 2013-3-12 11:13:21 |Display all floors
robert237 Post time: 2013-3-12 11:00
I am not afraid of the truth. I value the truth over money. Something you and your western propaga ...

Excellent non-answer to my post!  Something you are best at.  Is the "truth" gonna pay your bills after you retire?  

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Australia invented the black box flight recorder

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