Tag Archives: American culture

Jackalopes, Information and Belief

My mother used to travel doing PR work in the summer in the Plains States (esp Kansas, Nebraska and Colorado). One year she casually bought a post card of a Jackalope and sent it to her neice’s son (about 12 … Continue reading

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The Secret of America’s Success with Immigrants

I think the reason for this is actually pretty banal. Americans mostly don’t do deep, lifelong friendships. This is probably because they generally prefer wide social networks with lots of shallow relationships (nb I do not use ‘shallow’ here with … Continue reading

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