Tendencies of a casual american include:
National Geographic reading,
ice tea drinking out of mason jars,
loving animals (especially dogs),
listening to good music,
often have tattoos,
Love of Ayn Rand's The Fountainhead,
enjoy the arts and science and all things knowledge,
Habitual watchers of Jeopardy,
Judge by intelligence not race,
Frequently dabbles in recreational drug use - but nothing too hard core,
Enjoys nature and all of its beauty,
Simple exterior, complex interior,
hate talking about politics,
enjoy good craft beer as well as a forty
Girl One: "Look at Emilie, she is so pretentious over there reading the Paris Review in her JCrew cardigan."
Girl Two: "And is she smoking a Parliament??"
Girl Three: "She is and she's such a casual american."