Wednesday, June 14, 2006

On Immigration

"California Chinese, Boston Irish, Wisconsin Gerrmans, yes, and Alabama Negroes, have more in common than they have apart.... It is a fact that Americans from all sections and of all racial extractions are more alike than the Welsh are like the English, the Lancashireman like the Cockney, or for that matter the Lowland Scot like the Highlander."

--John Steinbeck, 1962

Earlier this morning, Rail made a fantastic first entry on immigration, one that made me nostalgic for a certain Schoolhouse Rock video...

3 Comments:

Blogger Rail Claimore said...

It's a bit corny, but I like it. :D

Wednesday, June 14, 2006 4:42:00 AM  
Blogger jeffrey said...

Are you sure you're old enough to remember schoolhouse rock?

Wednesday, June 14, 2006 9:39:00 AM  
Blogger T. said...

Back in the early and mid-nineties, they played the reruns on ABC. I remember watching it alongside the "Great Minds Don't Think Alike" segment, hosted by the Genie from Aladdin.

Wednesday, June 14, 2006 2:33:00 PM  

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