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Best Things About America

For the fourth year in a row, Fortune has put out its list of 100 Great Things About America.  The list includes some of the values and innovations that have defined America over the years, peppered with some amusing distractions that represent the lighter side of American culture.  The top 10 are:

  1. Comebacks
  2. Wayfarer sunglasses
  3. Moxie
  4. Reality TV
  5. Annual presidential turkey pardon
  6. Cracker Jack
  7. Pixar
  8. The rule of law
  9. Tupperware
  10. Open source/free software movement

You can see the full listing of 100, along with pictures and further descriptions of why they made the list here.

About the author

Renee Howdeshell

Renee Howdeshell is a founding member of Fulcrum Inquiry, an accounting, finance and economic consulting firm that performs damage analyses for commercial litigation, forensic accountings, royalty & distribution audits, financial investigations, and business valuations. Ms. Howdeshell holds a degree in Finance and Marketing from the University of Virginia's McIntire School of Commerce and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). She has testified as an expert witness in federal court, CA state court and arbitration regarding the results of her work. She can be reached at (213) 787-4112 and her resume is available at www.fulcrum.com.

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