That’s good [being an exchange student]. That’s scary. That’s exciting. That’s brave. You know what they say: travel is the antithesis to bigotry. If you really go out there, and you really see the world and you meet different people and you experience the reality of people that have different languages and religions and different ways of life then, you know, it makes you a happier, more accepting person. So you go and be an exchange student. That’s rad. Go, you.
As someone who went on exchange myself and have traveled a lot with my family, if you get the opportunity to experience other cultures please take it. You won’t even believe all the things you’ll learn.
Sooooo…let’s get to one of the meatier posts I’ve been wanting to do! I was considering waiting for My Brother’s Keeper to do this one, but establishing it from the beginning seems like a better idea. Plus, I’ve been on a roll today.