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        Immigrant Perceptions of the United States

        Expectations and reality don't always match. For immigrants, moving to a new country comes with many expectations of a new life in a foreign country. In this clip, Nedim Ramic, a Bosnian immigrant, explains that what he knew of the U.S. related to television shows he'd seen, like "Baywatch." When he arrived in St. Louis, he quickly realized that it was not like "Baywatch." Still, he believes the U.S. is a country where you can succeed if you work hard.

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