posted on Jul, 12 2011 @ 07:57 AM
reply to post by SaturnFX
Yawn. This is truly the best you could come up with? "Better"? Something being "better" than something "else" is simply a question of
perspective. You should have gone with "different"
TV license - Blah blah. I'd rather pay for a license than watch the same drivel advertising every 5 minutes because the social media believe my
attention span is "that" long
Guns - Don't even go there
Weather - I'd rather live in peace than have to turn on AC to survive the heat. Similarly for cars. AC, AC, AC.
Taxes - I am sure on par for par i'm richer than someone doing the same job in the US. In fact I KNOW I am. Taxes, schmaxes.
The monarchy - Well i'm French but live in the UK because I can't stand the French. So.. personally speaking i'd behead the lot of them and go for
a repuplic, but there you go. Someone has to love them and millions do. End of.
So .. I am sure some of my fellow Englishmen (been here so long I consider myself to also be English, when it suits me) have pointed out:
Education - The US has one of the worst records for education
Health - You're dying, have no insurance.. oh dear.. The NHS might not be great, but it's FREE healthcare, let me repeat that, FREE.
Carbon Footprint - All I have to say is