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Say something good about each of these countries...

Discussion in 'Archived Threads 2001-2004' started by Imbi, Feb 1, 2003.

  1. Imbi

    Imbi Well-Known Member

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    Well, here's a topic for everyone, what is the best thing that comes to your mind, when you think of the following countries:

    France
    Scotland
    America
    Italy
    Spain
    England
    Russia
    Germany
    Finland
    Sweden

    Let's consentrate on the positives, please.[​IMG]
    And thanks.
     
  2. Richard Travale

    Richard Travale Well-Known Member

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    France - mmm, Sophie Marceau
    Scotland - Haggis
    America - Disneyland
    Italy - ME
    Spain - Spanish Rice
    England - My Nan
    Russia - a plot device for movies that will never end.
    Germany - Volkswagen
    Finland - # 11 Saku Koivu
    Sweden - Swedish Bikini Team [​IMG]
     
  3. Imbi

    Imbi Well-Known Member

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    What should it be locked? Surely there's plenty of good things about France and Germany? Oh well never mind.
     
  4. Scott L

    Scott L Well-Known Member

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    France- language
    Scotland- bagpipes & kilts (that's all I can think of sorry)
    America- Segway
    Italy- Food and cool accents
    Spain- Culture and dances
    England- James Bond
    Russia- cool winter clothes
    Germany- cars
    Finland- ?
    Sweden- biggest percentage of citizens that are onilne [​IMG]
    Canada- clean and safe

    saw Canada wasn't there so I added it..
     
  5. Jay Taylor

    Jay Taylor Well-Known Member

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    Location:
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    France – Great Wine
    Scotland – Great Scotch Whisky
    America – Great Liquor Stores
    Italy – Great Wine & Liqueur
    Spain – Great Wine
    England – Great Ale
    Russia – Great Vodka
    Germany – Great Dark Beer
    Finland – Great Beer
    Sweden – Great Natural Blondes
     
  6. Chris Lynch

    Chris Lynch Well-Known Member

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    France – Wine & Culture
    Scotland – Bagpipes
    America – Collision of Cultures
    Italy – Food
    Spain – Architecture
    England – The Beatles
    Russia – Language, also collision of cultures
    Germany – Great Composers, Great engineers
    Finland –Santa Claus
    Sweden – Beautiful Women
     
  7. Michael Silla

    Michael Silla Well-Known Member

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    Finland - Teemu Selanne.
    Sweden - Yes Beautiful women, but also good hockey players like Thomas Steen.

    Michael.
     
  8. Dennis Nicholls

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    France - Chateau Margeaux
    Scotland - Glenlivit, 12 years old
    America - the Constitution
    Italy - Ferraris
    Spain - Flaminco guitars
    England - self confidence
    Russia - M91 Mosin Nagants
    Germany - Beethoven
    Finland - M39 Mosin Nagants
    Sweden - old Saabs
     
  9. Frank Anderson

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    Am I missing the point of this thread or what? Cause if I'm not it falls under the catagory of pointless.

    [​IMG]
     
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    Italy-ducati and aprilia [​IMG]
     
  11. Craig Robertson

    Craig Robertson Well-Known Member

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    France- French women
    Scotland- Scotish women
    America- American women
    Italy- Italian women
    Spain- Spanish women
    England- English women
    Russia- Russian women
    Germany- German women
    Finland- Finnish women
    Sweden- Swedish women
     
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    hahahahahah...how can i beat craigs post. i was going to say teemu selanne for finland, but i was beaten to the punch.
     
  13. Max Leung

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    America? Do you mean North America, Central America, and South America?

    They all got good things for them, although they are continents/landmasses not countries!
     
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    Italy - Ferrari!!!!
     
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    France - Dom Perignon
    Scotland - Glenfiddich
    America - Jack Daniels
    Italy - Elio Altare
    Spain - Ramon Bilbao
    England - Bass
    Russia - Stolichnaya
    Germany - Mahr's Weisse
    Finland - Porter Koff
    Sweden - Allsvensk
     
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    France - Their Love of Jerry Lewis
    America - Velcro, Spam
    Italy - home of the Pope Mobile, Roman Empire
    Spain - My Mom
    England - Benny Hill
    Germany - The Red Baron arch enemy of Snoopy
     
  20. Vickie_M

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    France - François Truffaut
    Scotland - Bill Forsythe
    America - Stanley Kubrick
    Italy - Frederico Fellini
    Spain - Pedro Almodóvar
    England - Alfred Hitchcock
    Germany - Wim Wenders
    Finland - Aki Kaurismäki
    Sweden - Ingmar Bergman

    I couldn't think of a Russian director off the top of my head.
     

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