November 5, at 9: Yes, he knows that commercial is relating to the Army and making quick decisions - but he was stating that, the commercial used a typical situation in Dutch society to get their point across. Probably nothing… The Dutch, are, however, not so bad once you get to know them, you just realize that they are blunt and thoughtless of what their words might do to the people receiving them. I drink beer and smoke weed. Most people in those cities are foreigners, look to the shops most store staff is not Dutch. Once i was in a train and one woman started to talk with me, when she discovered that i am Russian she made a comment "Russians look chip, but you not" what a nice comment
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Charles Martel where are you when we need you the most?! November 5, at 4: And it also helps trying to think how you would say certain things in another language. So first think about your self, look at your own tea drinking country and then say something obout our country, understand? There's nothing wrong with that, just like there's nothing wrong with the american tradition of being nice to someone when they're there and then completely forgetting about them when they're gone.
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Hi, i thanks for your comment. Let's not generalise and oversimplify. Most of us as pretty horrified when we see the way they behave. The Irish — I think there was probably a fear of Irish people in the 70d and 80s but most people I know are exceptionally fond of the Irish — we see them as laid back and carefree. It is hard to offend a dutchman, for that matter, because he'd just appreciate your honesty.
Neil — Welcome to the site: So Cruyff could be kind to his players if they performed well and valued his family relations over football. Yes, I am Dutch but have lived in several different countries in the world. The interesting thing here is that many of the comments about the Dutch will count for a lot of other countries as well. You do not have a second for a quick nod or smile in your life? And really, the people that are rude, are the ones that gossip and talk behind other people's back.