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What factors contribute to alcohol being a more significant issue for American teenagers compared to European teenagers?
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The drinking age is younger in European countries. It's no big deal over there. Also, the driving age is older than ours so there is less drunk driving; they've already got all that rebellious behavior out of them.
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because they dont make a big deal about it in europe like they do here in emerica
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cu,s education is better in EU then USA
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Because we in Europe are down-to-earth!
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The drinking age is the source. You withhold it from them for 21 years, tell them it's bad, and they're going to steal from their parents liquor cabinets until their 18 and meet 21 year-olds in college. Then they'll binge drink until they're 21 and not want to do it anymore.. . In other countries they restrict it for a shorter amount of time, and they don't glorify it the same way we do.. . Different cultures. Ours has none.
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I believe it affects ethnicity. More ethnics are prone to drink while others are not. Europeans probably don't have a particular liking to the taste of beer, and drink wine instead, which is softer.
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cuz we think teen drinking is a problem, and they don't
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Because in Europe teens can drink all the beer they want because it is legal, but they have better things to worry about
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because our country was founded by puritans, those prude goody-goodies who dont believe in living life without a stick firmly planted up your butt
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because theres no drinking age in europe
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