I always find it interesting how people from other nations view the USA. We Americans can’t really see how different our culture is until someone points it out: our strengths, our idiosyncrasies, our weirdnesses… This is a fun piece from the BBC correspondent who was based in DC for seven years.
** Checking out of ‘Hotel America’ **
As Justin Webb prepares to come home after several years in the USA, he reflects on some of the country’s qualities and idiosyncrasies.
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