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What They're Saying
August 2nd, 2011 12:18AM



"It took me years to understand how important this whole educational path for people is in this country. I never got it the first couple of years, and I said, 'Why is the program really not that important to people, and why is it always about where you are going to college?' What’s the high school? [I'd be asked] 'Where are your kids going to school?’ I always responded, 'My kids are going to school at the next closest school. What’s the big deal?' Over the years, I saw that those are the reasons why you think that way and it's because it’s a completely different setup."

-- Juergen Klinsmann on getting acquainted with American culture since moving to the USA in 1998. (

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