Posts tagged ‘USA’

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 ancestryhttp://tinyurl.com/yah6swme

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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

August 30, 2018

Be Careful what you Put in your Mouth

by duncanr

there’s some weird laws and regulations surrounding food in parts of the USA

July 30, 2018

Differences between America and the Rest of the World!

by duncanr

July 4, 2018

F*ck you, England !

by duncanr

today, 4th of July, americans celebrate the anniversary of the day they decided to go it alone . . .

June 3, 2018

Graffiti Hill

by duncanr

For over seventy years, people have been driving out in their RVs to a remote desert area near the city of Yuma, in the US state of Arizona, to write their names and leave messages on the desert floor. Unlike regular graffiti that is hurtful to the environment, at Valley of Names messages are spelled out by carefully arranging rocks and small boulders in the hard-packed white sandhttp://tinyurl.com/ycj6dcne
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hhmmm, perhaps it’s just me but while this graffiti is ‘not hurtful to the environment’, to me it’s an act of vandalism that mars the natural beauty of the area

May 20, 2018

Another School Shooting

by duncanr

all these calls for ‘thoughts and prayers’ we keep hearing from ‘pious’ politicians in the pay of the NRA don’t seem to be doing much to curb the slaughter and injury of america’s schoolkids and teachers – http://tinyurl.com/y8yflw3j