Well, now you're going to have me arguing for the other side...<quoted text>
Every nation-state, if they have any pride, believes in this for themself. So it is nothing exceptional, IMO
But if you look at the origin and real meaning of the term - not how many people use it - there is an argument to be made. But I resist it nonetheless.
There is too much to do yet.
Most of us know we like it here, ATF notwithstanding.