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Old 02-05-09, 06:41 PM   #1
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Sad day for the USA

I passed the test, took the oath and now I am US Citizen.

My wife no longer sleeps with mysterious foreigner, she got an American with heavy accent now And kids don't have an alien for father any more. As I said, sad day
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Old 02-05-09, 06:43 PM   #2
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Congratulations, CITIZEN! Good for you!
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Old 02-05-09, 06:49 PM   #3
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Welcome to the USA. Be sure to vote.
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Congratulations! Your share of the national debt is $35,136.58....we take cash, credit cards or checks with proper ID.
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Old 02-05-09, 07:12 PM   #5
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Old 02-05-09, 07:21 PM   #6
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Welcome

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Well now you done it next it will be taxes, and then its that Jury Duty.
Hey good job,Welcome .
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Old 02-05-09, 07:25 PM   #7
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Congatulations.. Vote, go to town meetings when theres something to talk about, go to jury duty when called.All signs and duties of citizenship. The USA is a great country enjoy your it.
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Welcome and congrats be sure to vote
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Did you keep your other citizenship? I have extended my greencard last year since I didn't have my stuff together to plead my reason to keep my german citizenship.
But I will work on that in the next 9 years.
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Old 02-05-09, 11:25 PM   #16
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I passed the test, took the oath and now I am US Citizen.

My wife no longer sleeps with mysterious foreigner, she got an American with heavy accent now And kids don't have an alien for father any more. As I said, sad day
The anthem of the land of your birth is "Kde Domov Muj?" - "Where is my home?" I think you've found it.

Congratulations, my friend. As a countryman of yours wrote:

"The first and chief thing is that, thanks be to God, we are all well and liking it here very much. And why shouldn't we when it is so lovely and free here and one can live so much more peacefully and that is what I need. I do not worry about any thing and do my duty and it is all right. There are things here which one must admire and others which I would rather not see, but what can you do, everywhere there is something - in general, however, it is altogether different here, and, if America goes on like this, she will surpass all the others." - Antonin Dvorak, writing from Boston, MA, in 1892.
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Prague is the most beautiful city in the world, I would never leave.
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ARE YOU CRAZY????????????????


no, just kidding. Congratulations!
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Did you keep your other citizenship? I have extended my greencard last year since I didn't have my stuff together to plead my reason to keep my german citizenship.
But I will work on that in the next 9 years.
Yes, I am dual now. I actually got only 3 years out of my second green card, I wish I could get money back, LOL!

Richard, I agree with you, and I could never imagine it, but you never know where the railroad switch is waiting for you
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Congratulations!!! Welcome to the party. Now go exercise your rights: Vote!

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There's a C/A initiation for new citizens - newly minted clyde American buys the new bikes for everybody!

Seriously, congratulations!
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be sure to get a job and pay taxes as i need your money for my social security

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Outstanding! Now, not only do I have family ties in Vienna, I can also rely on travel tips from a riding buddy from Prague (Praha).

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