Top 5 Reasons the United States Is the Best

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American exceptionalism has its critics, and plenty point to U.S. decline in crucial areas such as education and health care. Can you really claim the United States is the best when, despite having the largest economy, Americans also carry the largest amount of debt? Despite these criticisms, plenty of Americans still believe the U.S. is the best country in the world—and there are plenty of reasons they're right.
Top 5 Reasons the United States Is the Best


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The U.S. has more tractors being used in agriculture than any other country in the world. This doesn't include that riding lawnmower you drag out on a Saturday—these are tractors used for farming and growing food for the American people. It might seem strange to be proud of the number of tractors, but the number indicates agricultural strength. In many ways, farming and the rural way of life are considered the backbone of American culture, and the U.S. also leads the world in corn, sorghum, soybean and coarse grain production—which, of course, wouldn't be possible without all those tractors.

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