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    My great-grandparents came here in 1901 from Europe. Between them they spoke six languages fluently. The only language they spoke publicly after arriving and allowed their eight children to learn was English.
     
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    Are you drunk?
     
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    Just telling it like it is.
     
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    So, you ARE drunk.
     
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    Weed. :biggrin:
     
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    Interesting. My great grandfather refused to teach even individual foreign words to my grandfather or his siblings. He saw it as unAmerican to speak anything other than English and considered himself less of an American because of his Germanic accent.
     
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    But it is a long-established fact that your family is batshit nuts.
     
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    Dude on the right nailed it, perfectly.
     
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    Look who you are quoting...he IS dumber than shit.
     
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    Wow, what would that make you so very, very inferior to that?
     

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