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Thought-provoking essay on hating America. “I find

posted by Jason Kottke   Aug 07, 2006

Thought-provoking essay on hating America. “I find that my cultural observations about Guatemala are usually really about me. ‘These people are mean’ means ‘I am lonely.’ ‘Those people are loud’ means ‘I feel excluded.’ ‘This country is great’ means ‘I love being unemployed and drunk.’ When I start talking about AMERICA on the return, I’m usually still just talking about myself.”

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