Most of us have heard Gov. Cuomo's opinion on this, for those that haven't. Gov. Andrew Cuomo - Bing video We also know the Obama's were not thrilled with this country. Michelle Obama Proud American Statement - Bing video Regardless of what Cuomo and the Obama's have to say, America is a great country. Let's hear what you feel is great about America. What's Great About America America's Good Life - America provides an amazingly good life for the ordinary guy. Rich people live well everywhere, but what distinguishes America is that it provides a remarkably high standard of living for the "common man." Equality - Critics of America allege that the history of the United States is defined by a series of crimes-slavery, genocide-visited upon African-Americans and American Indians. Even today, they say, America is a racist society. The critics demand apologies for these historical offenses and seek financial reparations for minorities and African-Americans. But the truth is that America has gone further than any society in establishing equality of rights. The Pursuit of Happiness - America offers more opportunity and social mobility than any other country. The Ethics of Work - Capitalism gives America a this-worldly focus in which death and the afterlife recede from everyday view. Ideals and Interests - America has the kindest, gentlest foreign policy of any great power in world history. America's Virtue - America, the freest nation on earth, is also the most virtuous nation on earth.