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Plus, who says you have to say explicitly you're a foreigner?

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by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Mon Aug 20th, 2007 at 02:35:46 PM EST
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Well, you're the exception that proves the rule. I always got the impression that your acceptance was due to commenting on energy issues, which allowed you to branch out into more "exciting" areas.

I just tended to wade into the conversation in my only-ever-so-slightly confrontational clod-hopping way and people didn't like hearing some foreigner talk about the USA in that way. On that site, my nationality had been well-established long before.

I really didn't fancy repeating the experience on kos.

keep to the Fen Causeway

by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Mon Aug 20th, 2007 at 02:45:34 PM EST
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no, Jerome had to fight to get accepted at Daily Kos.  Luckily for him, he is stubborn so he didn't give up.
by zoe on Mon Aug 20th, 2007 at 04:13:08 PM EST
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