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Old 06-10-2012, 05:13 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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Born and raised in the city of Valencia, Venezuela. I have been living in the U.S. for about 18 years and I have visited Venezuela only twice since I moved here. I embraced this country in such way that I feel entirely American. During my second visit to Venezuela, I had planned to stay three weeks. However, I returned back home six days later. I couldn't deal with the country and its culture. I asked my mom to visit us here rather than having my U.S. family and myself going to Venezuela. Then again, I was very unhappy in Venezuela. Culture was the primary reason that forced me to move out of Venezuela. And after all these years here in the U.S., I just can't see myself living in Venezuela. And last but not least, it pissess me off when people bashes the U.S.
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Old 06-11-2012, 12:17 AM
 
Location: Northern Sweden, Västerbotten County
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I was born in Skellefteå, Sweden and that's where I still live. A small town (approx. 32 400 inhabitants), but it still has its own problems of course, such as lack of jobs. I am a bit mixed in my feelings for Sweden; some things are really great, but in general the government nearly kisses the ground where members of the EU parliament has stood. We'd do better if we left the EU - Norway was smart enough not to join, and that country prospers.

I actually think I would not have that much of a trouble moving to another place - when I'm done with my studies that is.
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Old 06-11-2012, 12:27 AM
 
Location: Central Bay Area, CA as of Jan 2010...but still a proud Texan from Houston!
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Born in Ohio

Was moved to Houston, TX at the age of 3 and lived there for 43 years.

Moved to Austin, TX for 1.5 years

Moved to Dallas, TX for 1 yr.

Moved to Central Bay Area, CA in 2010

Almost moved to Sydney, AU last year!
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Old 06-13-2012, 03:52 AM
 
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Born in cracow,poland..raised on the wild streets of chicago..live in nyc now
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