Originally Posted by wadzilla
Regarding my American comments, I am myself an American (something like 8th generation). And while I know that there are very disciplined Americans, I’m also aware of the statistics: Americans make up less than 5% of the world population, but we consume something like 80% of the natural resources. We are - undoubtedly - the most overweight county on earth (by far). We need constantly catered to, we have “life coaches,” “personal trainers,” we want everything “instant,” or drive-thru (even drive-thru funerals). We are known around the world as arrogant, ignorant, fat, voracious consumers. Btw, we also have an inordinant % of the fat surgeries done around the world.
I would leave these Anti-American “self loathing” comments out of this section of the forum. There are plenty of places you can do that on this forum. They do not belong here.