So asks Ed West of The Telegraph. First, of course, you can only get real insight from non-American media. I won’t even go there.
However, Ed, that’s an easy one. In a nutshell, their culture is based on close-knit families, an almost obsessive work ethic and mutual respect.
Clearly the antithesis of the culture our fearless leaders have been pushing on America for decades.
Aside: Many have emailed asking why no posts on the tragedy unfolding in Japan. There are simply no words… only prayers that Japan and her people can recover from the utter destruction.
In addition, read Why Japan is Special.