|George I of Hanover - "Really, I'm a nice guy! I just don't speak your language, but I can still rule over you!"|
America developed fundamentally from this ideology and fear of change - but, then, it also changed in significant ways after it had decided to part from the British Empire. Yes, we have a split personality problem. Still, a great many of us remained conservative to the core... and xenophobia naturally goes with that. It's our ancestry!
America was founded by conservative pirates!