In a message dated 6/23/2007 1:20:09 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,
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notwithstanding all the stuff we came to believe from your
dominance of our media about yourselves.
I don't quite understand how America dominates your media. I think
that Australia controls their own media and what stories they report on and how
stories are reported, etc.
Just recall we are not the French you like to sneer at.
I happen to like the French. I actually speak French. Paris is
the most beautiful large city in the world.
Kate all of us who have been over there where you are feel sorry for
people, no rancour no nothing it just aint so great where your are
that's all. You just don't know that elsewhere is better.
we thiink of it as a disgrace whether the people there
are good or bad.
And matey that's the opinion of your friends. But I guess
you will want
to argue about the quality of your urban infrastructure
not whether the
honourable history of your country is being
I actually don't live in an urban area. I live on a small Florida
island where our infrastructure can indeed be shaky at times from those pesky
summer storms. I'm not really worried abut the honorable history of my
country, either. We lived through Vietnam. We'll live through this
debacle, too. I just hope that our people as a whole don't take it
out on the soldiers, as they did in Vietnam. That was deeply regretted by
Have a nice day
Pete (in Melbourne, Australia)
You have a nice day, too.