And do keep in mind that RR scoffs and sneers at one's heritage being something that to many is important and appreciated.<quoted text>
You've created a new and - exclusive to you - senseless religion, why wouldn't you think you could create a senseless word too?
He has no use for it because he is not intelligent enough to see the value in one's heritage and he becomes outraged at the mere suggestion to him that his heritage is NOT American but that it most likely originated in Europe.
He thinks that his family having been here for a mere 125 years speaks of his heritage and he misinterprets that to think that means his heritage is American and ONLY American.
Hey! Maybe we should all chip in and get him a subscription to ancestry.com