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Old 06-26-2013, 02:40 PM
 
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For starters? You mean that's pretty much it? I've told you everything else Mexicans do, Americans do as well. So it's really only language then?

Quote me specifically on the part you are referring to
No

Assimilate = take in (information, ideas, or culture) and understand fully : Marie tried to assimilate the week's events.
• (usu. be assimilated) absorb and integrate (people, ideas, or culture) into a wider society or culture

 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:41 PM
 
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Right assimilate to what you believe is American. Ok we get it.
You don't get it.

Its what Americans believe, lived & is testimony of our heritage.
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:41 PM
 
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Right assimilate to what you believe is American. Ok we get it.
English isn't our nation's de facto national language? Could have fooled me.
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:42 PM
 
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Hispanic isn't a race genius, and Mexicans have large amount of European roots.
When did I say it was??

Genius.
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:44 PM
 
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No

Assimilate = take in (information, ideas, or culture) and understand fully : Marie tried to assimilate the week's events.
(usu. be assimilated) absorb and integrate (people, ideas, or culture) into a wider society or culture

Learning English should be the only requirement.
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:45 PM
 
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Learning English should be the only requirement.
Why wouldn't you want to learn more? Do you hate the people? The country?
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:45 PM
 
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You don't get it.

Its what Americans believe, lived & is testimony of our heritage.
Really, ok so spell it out.

Lets here what YOU think is American culture and how everyone should conform.
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:46 PM
 
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Why wouldn't you want to learn more? Do you hate the people? The country?
Some of your posts have horrid English
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:47 PM
 
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Why wouldn't you want to learn more? Do you hate the people? The country?
Learning about other cultures and burying your heritage are two different things.

You want immigrants to become what you believe is "American".

You are not understanding of what a melting pot is.
 
Old 06-26-2013, 02:48 PM
 
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English isn't our nation's de facto national language? Could have fooled me.
I clearly stated the only requirement should be learning the language.
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