"Look at the bright side, Americans stay home and
spend the billions we would have spent in EU countries right here in the
U S. The EU needs Americans much more
then than we Americans need the EU
countries to enjoy our summer."
Very good point----and it only cost 125,000 American lives (and counting) to prove it (which was, I think, the point of Reality Czechs' post.
P.S. Why can't you get then/than straight? It reminds me of another message-board fool who regularly had trouble with "in other words" and "another words".