Does it really matter:
Am I a xenophobe? Definition: a person having a dislike of or prejudice against people from other countries. No, I’m not a xenophobe. In fact, my bloodline is comprised of foreign stock. Actually, I like foreigners more than most Americans I know, which is why my favorite actors are typically foreign, although I have some dislike for Prince Charles, who doesn’t even have to act due to his wealth.
For people with a curious mind, speaking with foreigners offers insight into their respective worlds: their culture, country of origin, what it’s like to live there, what are the taxes like?
Seriously, I find foreigners fascinating as long as they obey our laws, which is what I am required to do both here, where I’ve lived all of my life, and in their country especially. That’s called being a polite visitor.
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