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Dutch customs and characteristics...

Comparative drinking...

Languages — Spanish, Dutch, and variations of English...

Pedestrianism in Holland and Ireland...

• Cursing in Ireland and Holland...

• ¡ Bombonas! — Gas canisters for a Spanish apartment...

Americans think busy....

Pool in Ireland...

Mysteries of the Irish house...

Smoking in Romania....

Irish gestures...

Europeans are generally quite prejudiced....

• "Back in a minute" in Ireland....

Generalizations — wrong but pretty much true...

Don't be offended...

• The bilingual are obsessed with "do you understand this?"

American media are professional, at least....

Why are Britons healthier than Americans?...

• There's no organized left anywhere....

• "Gross" — American feminist critique...

Europeans and your meal...