With that being said,
the following are 40 embarrassing things that
There are more car thefts in the
Of all the major industrialized nations,
#4 The average American drinks more than 600 sodas a year - the most in the world.
Nobody watches more television per week (28 hours) than Americans do.
Although to be honest, people living in the
#7 The United States leads the world in credit card fraud.
#8 The United States has the highest percentage of one person households on the entire planet.
#9 The United States has the highest divorce rate in the world by a good margin.
#10 The United States has the highest teen pregnancy rate in the world by far.
There are more school shootings in
#12 The United States has the highest child abuse death rate in the world.
There are more "deaths by reptile" in
#14 The United States has the most lawyers per capita in the entire world.
#15 The United States produces more pornography than any other nation in the world.
#16 Americans take more prescription drugs than anyone else in the world.
More is spent on prescription drug advertising in
The percentage of women taking antidepressants in
More people have been diagnosed with mental disorders in
#20 The United States has the highest rate of illegal drug use on the entire globe.
There is more credit card debt in
There is more mortgage debt in
There is more student loan debt in
#24 The United States spends more money on government schools than any other nation on earth does.
#26 Nobody in the world gets more plastic surgery done than Americans do.
#27 The United States leads the world in eating disorder deaths.
According to nationmaster.com, the
Nobody has more airport security thugs groping women and children
#31 The United States has the most complicated tax system on the entire planet.
#33 The United States spends more on the military than the next 12 nations combined, and yet the Obama administration is considering plans to unilaterally slash the size of the U.S. nuclear arsenal by up to 80 percent.
#34 The United States has the most foreign military bases in the world by far.
#36 Americans spend more time sitting in traffic than anyone else in the world.
#37 Americans spend more money on elections than anyone else does in the world by a very wide margin.
Every single year, the
#40 The United States has accumulated the biggest mountain of government debt in the history of the world.
So is the
Unfortunately, the answer way too often is yes.
The goal of this list
of embarrassing things is not to trash
Rather, the goal is to wake Americans up and to get them to realize what has happened to us.
We should be deeply humbled and embarrassed as a nation. We were once the best in the world and the envy of the entire globe, but now the whole world is laughing at us.
America is supposed to be a beacon of liberty, freedom and prosperity for the entire planet.
Instead, we are rapidly turning into a horror show.
Please share this list with as many people as you can. The American people need a massive wake up call, and it is up to those of us that are awake to share the truth while we still can.’