Posts tagged ‘USA’

August 23, 2019

Northwest Angle, Minnesota

by duncanr

there’s a part of Minnesota that’s actually in Canada

August 1, 2019

American Tree Houses

by duncanr

apparently it was not uncommon in late 19 century to find americans in Oregon, Washington, and California living in tree houses – or more accurately, hollowed out tree stumps of ancient sequoias cut down for lumber

interesting account of these stump houses – here

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May 29, 2019

Noah on USA Immigrants

by duncanr


April 29, 2019

Homegrown Honkers

by duncanr

apparently, the number of homegrown honkers, swollen by hordes of their wild relatives in Canada pouring over the border between the two countries is causing problems for some americans

February 27, 2019

Americans are Hurting the Planet

by duncanr

I’m not saying americans are full of shit but –

January 18, 2019

DNA Discounts

by duncanr

more Americans than realize it have Mexican blood

To persuade more U.S. residents to visit Mexico, AeroMexico offers “DNA discounts” on the airline for Americans with Mexican heritage. Travelers are awarded percentage discounts equal to the percentage of their Mexican ancestry

January 7, 2019

Star Spangled Sickle

by duncanr

Bill Bailey plays the american national anthem in minor rather than major key . . .

December 1, 2018

“Boss, I’m gonna be a little late into work today…”

by allthoughtswork

A vehicle sits stranded on a collapsed roadway near the airport after a major earthquake hit Anchorage, Alaska, on Nov. 30, 2

Earthquake in Alaska

November 14, 2018

Mind Your Own F**king Business

by duncanr

September 27, 2018

Dear Young People

by duncanr

while this video is hoping to motivate more young americans to register, and turn up, to vote in elections, the disproportionate percentage of elderly voting in elections compared to that of young folk doing so is not unique to the USA