[JPL] Musicos mexicanos

Bradley M. Stone bstone at science.sjsu.edu
Wed May 6 20:19:23 EDT 2009


...which is why south of our border we (U.S. citizens) are referred to
as "norte americanos".  (Not sure what that means for Canadians,
though!)I always thought it was brazen of us to usurp the term
"Americans" when the Americas stretch well beyond the U.S.A.  Perhaps it
is because U.S.A. ends in America, and other variations referring to
"people from the U.S.A." seem awkward.

The light is on,


Dr. Brad Stone
Music Director (Jazz, Blues World)
Faculty Advisor
KSJS 90.5 FM
1 Washington Square
San Jose State University
San Jose, CA   95192-0094
Home Office:
9381 Durango Lane
Gilroy, CA   95020
bstone at science.sjsu.edu
(408) 848-6266

By the way Mexicans as all other western hemisphere citizens are
Americans as well.


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