American Culture….American Albatross

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I did a diary a while ago where I contended that this country – America – had no culture or it was designed by Madison Av. in NYC. This was not entirely correct. No…American culture is what ever happens to be “IN’ at the moment. And Madison Av. and their elites take full advantage of it.

Unlike Germany or Japan or Chinas or Italy where there is still a deep cultural heritage that even the young embrace to one extent or another, America has little except for some vague historical reference or embellishment that Hollywood uses to amuse us.

It is not unusual to see someone decked out in traditional garb during a festival in Germany or France or Japan to also be holding a cell phone or iPad or some such, for what they have is NOT who they are. They may like the…

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