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Happy Independence Day USA

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I’m not usually one for jingoism of any kind, but Happy Independence Day America! You’re one of the most liberal, conservative, rightist, leftist, cohesive, divided, anachronistic modern country in the world. The paradoxes could go on and on, but I’ll stop with a quote from Churchill,”You can always count on Americans to do the right thing – after they’ve tried everything else.”. Happy Independence Day you most incongruous lot of individuals, you!

About hbhatnagar

I need to fill this up with much better content than I had populated it with earlier. Why I write a blog maybe? I started blogging in 2009 or thereabouts. I was a newly turned atheist and wanted to converse with others of the same persuasion. We're not exactly a big population group in India! It didn't go very well and I sort of lost interest, posting a few things now and then. I got a lot more regular over the last few months and have been posting almost daily since February '15. There were many reasons why I gradually became more regular in posting, but one way or the other, here I am! So this blog has taken shape, being at different points in time my showcase, my comedy club, my art gallery, my book club, my therapist, my close friend, my innermost self....but always my little corner of the world. You are all welcome to visit and I hope you stay awhile! A few points about me because I don't want to lead anyone on(and trust me this does become an issue more often than I'd care to admit). I'm Indian, the brown-skinned variety; if race, ethnicity or skin colour is an issue, you don't have to get to know me any more than what you see on my blog. I'm 40, so if age is an issue, please be informed accordingly. I was a doctor, an ophthalmic surgeon for 10 years before I quit practice.

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5 thoughts on “Happy Independence Day USA

  1. LOL, thank you! It’s a strange nation, but it’s home.

    Liked by 2 people

    Posted by La Quemada | 05/07/2015, 2:51 AM
  2. The US was made US by the whole world. It has people from all over the world migrating and residing there.

    Like

    Posted by ANooP | 05/07/2015, 12:07 AM

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