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12 things popular with Americans



The United States is often referred to as the Land of the free, home of the brave, and without question the most popular country on Earth. Here are 12 things popular with Americans

Superbowl Sunday

Americans love the Super Bowl, the championship game for American football is seen more than just a sporting event. This is because after half-time, it turns to a big concerts which has featured past performers like Justin Timberlake, Bruno Mars,.Madonna, Beyonce and Lady Gaga.

The flag

Nobody shows love for their country as the way the Americans do and trust me, they do so willingly. Mist places you go in the United States use the flag of the country hung on people’s lawns, in stickers, on hats, cars, cup cakes and even the moon.


Starbucks. is very popular in the United States. Star bucks started operation in the U.S in 1973 in Seattle and has over the years become one of the most popular coffee shop.

Hollywood, Los Angeles

Hollywood, a place in California, is known to be the name of the movie industry in America and has produced talents, technology and special effects that has made the industry so successful today. Its films produced is being watched by different countries all over the world. Also it the most popular movie industry in the world.

The cultural diversity

Americans are made up of people from all works of life with different race and languages spoken most especially in New York city. Americans can trace their ancestry to Europe, Africa, Latin America or Asia. It is something they proudly celebrate.


Sports is very popular in America and Americans supports various sports teams in different leagues ranging from the National Football League (NFL) to Major League Baseball (MLB), and the National Basketball Association (NBA) to the National Hockey League (NHL).

American TV

There are Popular TV shows in the United States such as Saturday Night Live, Grey’s Anatomy, The Simpsons, The Bachelor, Stranger Things, Orange is the New Black, Homeland, Breaking Bad, Parks & Recreation.


Americans love watching rocket being launched into space and they able to explore inside of the launch facility at NASA in Florida where astronauts train and world-leading astrophysicists and aeronautical engineers make space exploration. NASA have launched several space missions to the moon and even recently to planet Mars.

Silicon Valley

Silicon valley in the United States is seen as the largest and worlds leading hubs for innovation and technology. It is home to technological companies like Facebook, Apple, Google, Tesla and Visa, it is a place where creative minds achieve their dreams.


Thanksgiving is very very popular among Americans. It is a feast where families get together to share all the things they are thankful for and to feast on turkey prepared with cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie.

Black Friday shopping

Black Friday in the United States is considered to be one of the biggest shopping day of the year when customers buy goods online and offline on a massive discount. However online shopping is not limited to only Friday. Is also a day when everybody shop till they drop.


Drive through have also become very popular in America. As people can do business and other social activities without having to get out of their cars. People buy groceries at the comfort of their car, buy donuts at a drive-through Dukin’ Donut and surprisedly even get married at a drive through

Abudulrasheed Mubarak is a freelance content creator. He starting his writing career in 2011. He is a graduate of Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi in Urban and Regional Planning.

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