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Old 01-22-2014, 01:51 PM
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Originally Posted by dunno what to put here View Post
Australia: Thinks their country is relevant in the world.
Yeh, good example...
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Old 01-22-2014, 02:28 PM
Location: Leeds, UK
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No more relevant than the nonsense you posted. Where exactly did you pull that from - your arse?
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Old 01-22-2014, 02:58 PM
Location: Rome
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Portugal: sardinhas assadas
Spain: fiestas
France: the SNCF jingle
England: ghastly food
Belgium: frites & moules
Netherlands: polders
Germany: excellent cars
Norway: fjords
Sweden: IKEA
Finland: one million lakes
Russia: great 19th century literature
Poland: Zbigniew Boniek
Romania: mysterious Transylvania
Greece: beautiful islands
Hungary: porn stars
Austria: an der schönen Blauen Donau
Czech Republic: most beautiful women in Europe
Switzerland: Eiger's north wall
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Old 01-22-2014, 03:06 PM
Location: Seoul
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Originally Posted by BigSwede View Post
Never heard of them.
So you associate a whole country with a teenager and his friends?
Not only that man, this too The Pirate Bay - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

As a man who despises MPAA and RIAA and thinks that they are corrupt, I greatly admire The Pirate Bay
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Old 01-22-2014, 03:51 PM
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Afghanistan - war, Taliban
Angola - expensive for expats
Australia - Koala bears, kangaroos, Tasmanian Devils
Austria - birthplace of Hitler
Bangladesh - poverty
Botswana - "The Jewel of Southern Africa" for safari
Brazil - soccer
Canada - maple leaf
China - rice, tea, the Great Wall and the Forbidden City
Ecuador - the equator and the Galapagos Islands
Egypt - pyramids
England - afternoon tea, driving on the left-side of the road, roundabouts
France - baguettes and croissants
Haiti - poverty, disaster zone
India - poverty, curry
Netherlands - wooden shoes
Saudi Arabia - oil
South Africa - Nelson Mandela
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Old 01-22-2014, 06:30 PM
Location: France
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Russia : Dynasty, Cold, lack of tolerance, Dostoïevski, matryoshka dolls, alcooholic

Brazil :
Bossa nova, discrimination, violence, plastic surgery, deforestation

Conservatism, religious, overweight, discrimination, hunters, gun lovers

Canada :
Maple syrup, landscape, hunters

Nature, sauna, culture, tall, dynamism

Tapas, Gypsys, Dali, passionate, fiesta, corrida, conquistadors

Vespa, Botticelli, Passionate, Wines, Casanova, Volcanoes

Jah, dreads Athletics, ganja.

Gastronmy, Culture, tourism, grouchy, individualism.

Germany :
Bauhaus, car industry, sausages, Derrick

England : Pub, Rock music, humour, conservatism, outrageous
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Old 01-24-2014, 06:36 AM
Location: Finland
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Originally Posted by Polly Polaris View Post
Sweden: sauna
Not sure if.........
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Old 01-24-2014, 06:44 AM
Location: Paris
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Sweden: Volvo, hen-reform, Lisbeth Salander, Rosengård
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Old 01-24-2014, 08:52 AM
Location: São Paulo, Brazil
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USA: Silicon Valley, NASA, Broadway, Mormons, military, patriotism, wealth, american football, basketball
Canada: Multicultural, high standard of living, cold, snow
Britain: Monarchy, rock and roll, five o'clock tea, politeness, cricket, colonialism, industrial revolution, great inventors
France: Philosophers, painters, French Revolution, secularism, political engagement, castles of the Loire
Germany: Classical music, efficieny, technology, cars, great thinkers, fairy tales, world wars
Italy: Catholicism, Renaissance, operas, loud people, great cities, pizza, pasta, wines, fashion, bureaucracy, mafia
Spain: Bullfighters, flamenco, liberal catholicism, colonialism, strong regional cultures (catalans, basques, galicians)
Portugal: Brazilian colonisers, codfish, great navigations, poetry
Switzerland: Clocks, chocolate, safety, democracy, high standard of living, Alps, banks, multicultural, fiscal paradise
Austria: Classical music, psychology, snow globes, Red Bull, skiing, great empire in the past
Romania: Latin country in the balcans, haunted castles, former communism, ugly cities for european standards
Sweden: Blondes, liberalism, cold weather, Volvo, Scania, wealth, secularism, transparency
Finland: Santa Claus, sauna, weird language, highly educated people, F1 drivers, Linux
Czech Republic: Atheism, beer, porn actresses, great architecture
Poland: Unspeakable language, catholicism, former victims of both nazism and communism, ascending economy
Russia: Extremely large country, communism, gulags, ballet, vodka, permafrost
Greece: Ancient civilisation, Olympics, current severe crisis, stunning landscapes
Turkey: Secularism, liberal muslims, had many civilisations in the past, long-time settled country
Iran: Great civilisation in the past (but now, sharia), death penalty, religious fanatism, authoritarism
Afghanistan: Taliban, burqa, Osama bin Laden
China: Ancient civilisation, ideograms, fast economic growth, autocratic government, very populous, manufacturers
Japan: Discipline, reliability, high technology, very polite people, animes, healthy food, overcrowded cities
North Korea: Famine, censorship, gulags, cruel dictators, forced isolationism, unhappiness
South Korea: High tech, capitalism, fast human development, competitiveness, modernity
India: Slums, very religious people, lack of interest for money, Bollywood, Mahatma Gandhi
Thailand: Buddhism, prostitution, great temples, funny script
Indonesia: Largest muslim country in the world, Bali, rainfalls, vulcanoes
Mexico: El Chavo del Ocho, soap operas, sombreros, spicy food
Argentina: Tango, Pope Francis, Maradona, meat, former developed country (but now, populism), european immigration
Chile: Recent social development, stunning landscapes, wine
Peru: Cuzco, Macchu Picchu, former amerindian civilisation, llamas, pan flute
Colombia: FARCs, drug dealers, movements towards stability, Shakira
Venezuela: Crazy populism, oil, increasing impoverishment, pseudo-democracy
Cuba: Communism, boring life, habanera, cigarrettes, refugees going to Miami, Guantánamo
Australia: Kangaroos, koalas, stunning beaches, quality of life, rugby, deserts
South Africa: Multiculturalism, former apartheid, Nelson Mandela, diamonds
Sudan: Famine, corruption, diseases, conflicts, violence, extremely hot and dry
Kenya: Great athletes, warm climate, poverty, child labour
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