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Cultural divide: There are snippets of “first time” experiences meant to delight.
“They call this chips,” a host tells the men at their new home, “they fry it and put it in a bag.” Another first time, eating a sprinkled donut at a grocery store, made passersby into gawkers.
“Many of us have many questions to ask, but only have a few people to answer them,” one man says.
There are also some other first time encounters that reveal certain truths about American society that would go unnoticed if not for the outside perspective, such as the costumed Santa Claus holding children on his lap in shopping malls.
“How is that connected to the birth of Jesus Christ?” one of the men asked.
Serious issues: In the neighborhood and surrounding city, merchants filed complaints with the local police. According to the video’s narrator, the owners “felt intimidated when the men enter their stores in large numbers.” As a result, a meeting was called to advise the boys not to travel in groups.