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Country associations

  1. May 27, 2009 #1
    What's the first word that crosses your mind when you think of these countries?

    Mexico
    Cuba
    Argentina
    Iceland
    Romania
    Norway
    Morocco
    Laos
    Philippines
    Russia
    Oman
    Nepal
    Palau
     
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  3. May 27, 2009 #2

    epenguin

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    Not that much in common.
     
  4. May 27, 2009 #3

    Pengwuino

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    Hope this helps.
     
  5. May 27, 2009 #4

    Ivan Seeking

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    :rofl:

    What a dork. :biggrin:
     
  6. May 27, 2009 #5

    lisab

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    Mexico - Yummy food.
    Cuba - Miami.
    Argentina - Don't Cry For Me.
    Iceland - Geysers.
    Romania - tie: Nadia Comaneci and Dracula.
    Norway - those big horned hats the Vikings wore.
    Morocco - my mom and step dad lived there for a short time...they loved it.
    Laos - Hmong.
    Philippines - WWII and all the US soldiers who served and died there.
    Russia - Russians will be Russians.
    Oman - Yeman (yeah it makes no sense).
    Nepal - Mountains. Big mountains.
    Palau - SCUBA diving.
     
  7. May 27, 2009 #6

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    Mexico - food
    Cuba - cigars
    Argentina - oil
    Iceland - hydrogen
    Romania - Vlad the Impaler; aka, Dracula
    Norway - Cold
    Morocco - Gambling
    Laos - Vietnam War
    Philippines - Giant beetles
    Russia - Vodka
    Oman - Oh man. Gulf of Oman.
    Nepal - Dramatic beauty
    Palau - Where's Palau?
     
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  8. May 27, 2009 #7

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    Mexico - good food, nice beaches
    Cuba - cigars
    Argentina - where McDonald's gets their beef
    Iceland - hot springs
    Romania - Romanians
    Norway - Arildno, whale meat
    Morocco - Princess Grace
    Laos - Anthony Bourdain
    Philippines - Lumpia, my friend Ben, US Navy
    Russia - those stacking dolls
    Oman - Sultans
    Nepal - Near Tibet
    Palau - beautiful water
     
  9. May 27, 2009 #8

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    That's Monaco :tongue2:
     
  10. May 27, 2009 #9
    Mexico - Mexicans
    Cuba - Fidel Castro or Cold War
    Argentina - Soccer team
    Iceland - Ice
    Romania - Romans
    Norway - Maria Mena (Singer)
    Morocco - Beach
    Laos - Remote Place
    Philippines - Chinese
    Russia - Military
    Oman - Arab
    Nepal - Himalayas
    Palau - Nothing
     
  11. May 27, 2009 #10

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    What's the point of this? :confused:
     
  12. May 27, 2009 #11
    Mexico - sex
    Cuba - sex
    Argentina - sex
    Iceland - cold
    Romania - sex
    Norway - sex
    Morocco - sex
    Laos - sex
    Philippines - sex
    Russia - sex
    Oman - sex
    Nepal - sex
    Palau - sex
     
  13. May 27, 2009 #12

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    Mexico- food
    Cuba - cigars
    Argentina - mountains
    Iceland - glaciers
    Romania - Romanians
    Norway - fish
    Morocco - food
    Laos -tourism
    Philippines - tourism
    Russia - vodka
    Oman - med school (we have a partner program with them)
    Nepal - Himalayas
    Palau - need to check Google to find out where this is
     
  14. May 27, 2009 #13
    Very helpful, thanks!
     
  15. May 27, 2009 #14
    Mexico - Tacos
    Cuba - Castro
    Argentina - Maradona
    Iceland - Glaciers
    Romania - Dracula
    Norway - Fjords
    Morocco - Sand
    Laos - Temples
    Philippines - Ladies
    Russia - Vodka
    Oman- Muslims
    Nepal - Mountains
    Palau - Japanese
     
  16. May 27, 2009 #15
    My thoughts exactly exept that with Iceland it's cold sex.
     
  17. May 27, 2009 #16

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    AHAHAHA, You're right, Morroco would be couscous.
     
  18. May 27, 2009 #17
    Mexico - cebollitas (mm)
    Cuba - Beny More (musician)
    Argentina - Perito Moreno glacier & pampas-fed beef
    Iceland - elves
    Romania - Carpathian mountains
    Norway - expensive
    Morocco - camels
    Laos - nothin'
    Philippines - adobo
    Russia - Pushkin
    Oman - nothin'
    Nepal - mountains
    Palau - nothin'
     
  19. May 27, 2009 #18
    Mexico - Palm trees and a beach like a Corona comercial
    Cuba - Fidel Castron wearing his hat with a beard smoking a cigar (in his 30s)
    Argentina - mountains
    Iceland - big ice bergs that are that glacier blue color
    Romania - ? (blank)
    Norway - Their flag
    Morocco - A dish of arabic food with olive oil drizzled on it (think hummus)
    Laos - Hot palm trees and brush like vietnam war movies and asian faces that are brown (they look dark skin not light skin like chinese/korean/japs)
    Philippines - same as above
    Russia - Lots of snow, and that building with the brown roof that looks like a castle in moscow
    Oman - desert
    Nepal - (blank)
    Palau - where?
     
  20. May 27, 2009 #19

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