Breakfast, Austin, Texas © Jim Korpi

“We have a belief about America,” a Dutch friend of mine said. “We believe in America even a janitor can become president.”
The janitor in my grade school was a part-time farmer, part-time janitor, and it seemed as though neither professions afforded enough money to pay the mortgage and taxes.
Millions of people on this planet would trade their identity cards with that of an American instantly, without hesitation.
An Italian friend just got a call recently from the United States Green Card Lottery Program. “Your have been chosen as a qualified candidate for the green card program and have a good chance of obtaining a green card,” the caller said. “We just need 800 euros to process your paperwork.”

Posted December 19th, 2014 in Uncategorized.

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