Last month, I had a chance to go to Cuba. I met dozens of young Cubans, mostly employed and educated. There are so many complex political issues inside the country, and between our governments, but I found myself reflecting on the surprising similarities between our cultures. One thing I didn’t expect to learn is that so many people there love Friends. I decided to find out why.
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