Joey, I understand about that 'country' stuff.
Keep a list of the sites that help you and share them with us. Lots of good stuff out in cyberland and you will be finding things that we ALL need.
If you get into your WayBack Machine and search the forum here you will find a ton of answers.
Make sure you try other distros also, It took years before I found a good one (IANAG).
Welcome to Linux, now you don't need to get a life.