"Now, what are the prides and joys of Americans? Democracy? Strong middle class? Corruption?"
Prides and joys of Americans: Freedom of speech Freedom to worship Freedom of movement Right to private property Enforcement of contracts of contracts Relatively free markets (dispite the socialists) Ability to prosper from your efforts Relative lack of class-system Freedom of association Representative government (NOT democracy) Baseball Rock and Roll (NOT rap) Blues (NOT rap) All the service men and women who have fought thru the years The charity of the American people