Sources: EU Rights Commissioner, Reuters
quote: Even us dutch aren't concirned as much by the profit motive as you americans are. In fact, as a dutch person, i am disgusted by how you americans give up all value just to get a higher profit. It's incredibly short term thinking, which leads back to the ignorance. No europian country is that stupid, not even the belgians (for those who know anything about europian culture, that's saying something).
quote: No, i think i'll happily take my ~11% higher taxation (US 29% total taxation, holland 41%) over Detroit any day of the week.
quote: Dude, you're the one claiming USA is the best country in the world purely because of the size of its economy. Talk about using a random indicator out of context.