Are you a "yanqui"?

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    yan·qui [ yngkee ] (plural yan·quis)

    noun Definition: Hispanic an offensive term used by some Latin Americans to refer disparagingly to an English-speaking U.S. citizen

    [Early 20th century. Spanish-style spelling of Yankee]

    Yankee Doodle Dandy:eusa_whistle:
     
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    Mexicans can call us Yankees all they want, their country is still a piece of shit. I don't see too many Americans killing themselves to get out of here. :lol:
     
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    Americans only have America
    Where would we go?
     
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    I am a Texan. I dont give two hoots in hell what derogatory terms the greasers use to refer to a bunch of shit living north of the Red River.
     
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    I always associated the term 'Yankee' with 'American'. Why would I be offended at that?
     

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