Dr. Robert Osburn. Lecturer, Dept. of Educational Policy and Administration Executive Director, Wilberforce Academy ( training college students to help develop their home societies) Genetics and Religion symposium (September 26, 2009) Teach two courses in Spring 2010:
Robert Osburn, PhD
Presentation to China Outreach Ministries
August 8, 2009
“When Americans have dogs and cats in their homes---sometimes on their beds--- what's a trifling thing like shoes on their feet in their homes?
What I find more interesting is to see well-dressed Americans walking on the streets--barefoot. No, they are not hobos. They daintily carry their very nice shoes in their hands.
And...what about restaurant signs that read "No socks, no shoes, no service"?
You see...when some Americans are in their homes, they wear their shoes. When they are outside their homes, they go barefoot.
America is a wonderful place,
Samuel Huntington: Who Are We? The Challenges to America’s National Identity (2004).