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USA

  • Canadian Healthcare

    Tax season. I had a chat with a Canadian accountant about how I would deduct all expenses when I lived in the USA so I would pay, effectively, as little tax as…

  • Why don’t you move to Canada?

    There are a host of frequent refrains you hear from American conservatives around elections and one of them is laughing at celebrities who don’t move to Canada after the Republican candidate manages…

  • Fifties Americana

    No one is more American than an immigrant. I think of my family when the US  immigration reform discussion crops up again because we are all of us born in France and…

  • Walk! Avanti!

    Cars are good and useful tools that I enjoy. No one on Earth can parallel park a GMC Suburban in Beverly Hills like I can. And no one loves a road trip…

  • Justice Denied

    I’m reading a horror story. It’s a true story written by Howell Woltz called Justice Denied. You should buy his book and read it, too. His courage will amaze you. I first…

  • Aggression in America

    I was talking to a friend about how American aggression always feels most apparent to me when I go back there after a long absence. He lives in America and couldn’t really…

  • Mac & taxes

    I don’t mind paying taxes because I enjoy living in a developed society with roads and libraries and good schools and so on. I do find it a bit, let’s say–strange–that America…