his grandfather put the entire Ziade family on a plane (all 15 of them), sent them to America with no money, and told them to figure it out when they arrived. More than 30 years later, judging by the size and scope of their barbecues, they did.
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Paul Ford

This sounds like the kind of pull-yourself-up-by-the-bootstraps story extolled by people on the right. I don’t get why they don’t celebrate that more people are going to get the opportunity to take part in the American dream. I mean, I do get why they don’t. But I think their way of thinking sucks.