It is very easy to critizice, but allways dificult to hear. We react as if we were attacked. It is necessary courage to look into ourselves and think "What if he is right?" we are not obliged to take the other point of view, but we can think about it. If all the world hates us, sure we have to do some introspection.
The american people, 280 million, can not be guilt of their governement foreign policy.
For many years here in Europe, the american tourist was the only american we saw, and it wasn't nice! I know a lot of american people and I ask myself: where the hell did come those tourist? I really like american people and their country and the more I know, the better they are!
Stratofish, you are very right, even in your P.S.
Sebolino, I really like the 2 chevaux (horses) and also the 7 chevaux. What a nice farm is Paris!