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Unformatted text preview: (mostly residing in continental North America) from mistakenly equating this beautiful chain of islands with Jamaica . The blame for this rests solely on lazy Hollywood casting directors who automatically assume that the Jamaican accent is universal throughout the Caribbean. On that note, the reaction of educated Bahamians to people equating The Bahamas with the Caribbean in general is to immediately label the offending party as an ignorant foreigner . The Bahamas is the most affluent country in the world with a predominantly-African population. It's also where Columbus set foot down for the first time. The Bahamian flag...
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2012 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Winter '09 term at Broward College.
- Winter '09