chapter  8
To Be Romanian in Post-Communist Romania: Entertainment Television and Patriotism in Popular Discourse
ByADINA SCHNEEWEIS
Pages 18

I’ve been nagging you about [ . . . ] having to do something about national cohesion [ . . . ] Because we must do something [ . . . ] Because you don’t earn dignity and honor by bemoaning or cursing others, but by proving that we are better and more honest; and only by being able to see ourselves, as we are.1