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My new video about talking to strangers in America

Post by Winston » February 26th, 2009, 11:08 pm

Hi all,

Check out these video clips of my friend trying to talk to strangers in public in America. He sent them to me and I found them very revealing and reflective of what I've been saying about my own experience. So I put them together and made a little promo video for my site. Check it out. It's pretty sad huh? What do you think?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REuWyftROA4

PS - I used the soundtrack of the Batman movie Dark Knight as the background during the slides.
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Post by gmm567 » February 26th, 2009, 11:43 pm

so true. It's definitely different in Germany, at least in Bavaria. That's not to say that you won't get people who will respond like that but that there are so many more people won't respond like THAT.

I think it's probably the crime and the weirdos we have, but it may just be a clickish behavioral pattern that is instilled in people from high school.

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Post by jamesbond » February 27th, 2009, 1:39 am

I read an article on the internet that said studies have shown that the poorer a country is, the more friendlier the people are. That explains a lot! As far the cliquishness of Americans, I believe that may start in high school and continues on throughout ones life. God forbid you socialize with people you don't know! You are supposed to stay within your social circles! :roll:

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Another video about talking to strangers in the US

Post by jamesbond » March 1st, 2009, 2:11 pm

Here is another longer video about trying to talk to strangers in the US. It is done by Kairosan, here is his youtube clip.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hG2vtCI9jPE

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Post by Winston » June 25th, 2010, 9:03 pm

Check out my friend Kairosan trying to talk to strangers in Philadelphia.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REuWyftROA4
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Post by dEX » February 15th, 2012, 7:38 am

Is it possible to reupload the original video you posted? It's been removed from youtube.

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Post by aozora13 » February 15th, 2012, 9:39 am

I agree with deX. I wondered why it was removed? Feminists?

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