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Here are some pictures of people from different countries how foreigners look at them.
What do you think? Is this the way how you look at people from different countries nowadays?

Dutchies:
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Belgians: (French fries bar)
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Germans:
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French:
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Spanish: Olé! :)
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Englishmen:
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Americans:
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Egyptian:
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the german picture is wrong! not all of the Germens are "Bayer"s! :)
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the german picture is wrong! not all of the Germens are "Bayer"s! :)

well yeah, that would be the point of prejudice or archetypes.
these are examples of how other perceive "the other". it's overgeneralising and probably wrong tout court, but it reflects the image others have of your country.

Especially in Europe this may be strong, just think of the "do it like a European" cards...

cfr. Orientalism by Said, who claims that the image we build of others says a lot more about us, than about that other...

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the german picture is wrong! not all of the Germens are "Bayer"s! :P


I don't even have leather trousers :)


Edit: I'd like to add a second picture for USA :P
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hmm that's a bit true on the stereotypical side.



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After playing warrock so long, when I hear "german" or "Dutch", I just imagine a 12 year old white kid raging at me from behind a computer screen, the french image looks right though.
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Americans.. pfft :)

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I have to say, french, german, and spain do look right :)

After playing warrock so long, when I hear "german" or "Dutch", I just imagine a 12 year old white kid raging at me from behind a computer screen, the french image looks right though.


Is this what you were talking about?


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After playing warrock so long, when I hear "german" or "Dutch", I just imagine a 12 year old white kid raging at me from behind a computer screen, the french image looks right though.

Indeed. If you've ever been on server Netherlands then you know that 90% of those kids there are immature and always flame and complain.

I've got some more pictures:

New York Yankee!
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Canadian:
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Alaskian:
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Hawaï
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Italian:
http://www.pizzabel....ijssel/Pizzeria

Scottish:
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Northern-Scandinavian:
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Russian Cossacks:
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Danish:
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Indeed. If you've ever been on server Netherlands then you know that 90% of those kids there are immature and always flame and complain.

I've got some more pictures:

New York Yankee!
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Canadian:
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Alaskian:
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Hawaï
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Italian:
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Scottish:
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Northern-Scandinavian:
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Russian Cossacks:
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Danish:
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Haha lol. Great topic! :)
Though these are some really stereotype pictures.

And, for those who listen to the news (Dutch and/or Americans): what do you think about what O'Reilly said on his program?

I think it's some serious bull*peep*. He says that he's been in Amsterdam, but I doubt that's true. He's REALLY wrong.
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Haha lol. Great topic! :)
Though these are some really stereotype pictures.

And, for those who listen to the news (Dutch and/or Americans): what do you think about what O'Reilly said on his program?

I think it's some serious bull*peep*. He says that he's been in Amsterdam, but I doubt that's true. He's REALLY wrong.

Well...Amsterdam is a noobcity. About 30 murders each year, taxi drivers asking to high prices and killing their passengers. Lots of soccer hooligans etc. Luckily I live in Groningen.


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Portugal:
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COW BOYS?!

PREPR4WAR!!! :)


lol. Some of these are funny.
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Well...Amsterdam is a noobcity. About 30 murders each year, taxi drivers asking to high prices and killing their passengers. Lots of soccer hooligans etc. Luckily I live in Groningen.


yup amsterdam sucks, ARNHEM FTW xd
btw I like the hawaian picture 0.o xd

btw I don't see americans as cowboys, more like the scnd picture, since I had this movie about america in school... NY was infested with fastfood branches/ food/ ppl in that movie 0.o

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Bit of a correction on the English:
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Bit of a correction on the English:

lol.

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Only the French one in the OP was close to my perspective on them.. Just need to have a kid smoking by his school in their somewhere.
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I'm french and i hate bread :)
Stereotypes are always false :P

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I'm french and i hate bread :)
Stereotypes are always false :P

The cowboy says he's French! :P AND THAT HE DOESN'T EVEN LIKE BREAD!!!

Dare I say, treason?!

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YO! WHAT BOUT DA WEST COAST HOMIE?!

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Mexicans:
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Austrians:
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Chinese:
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Indians:
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Caribbeans:
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I still need a picture from an australian. :)


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Mexicans:


Austrians:
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Chinese:


Indians:


Caribbeans:


I still need a picture from an australian. :)


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what about Slovenians? :)
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or estonians :)

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Don't know how they look like. o_0


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Austrailian:

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Sadly I'll have to agree with the second English picture :)

Scotland:

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The cowboy says he's French! :) AND THAT HE DOESN'T EVEN LIKE BREAD!!!

Dare I say, treason?!


French people are beautiful.
We are so fashion! Oh yeah :P

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Okay, theres happy stuff XD

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Scotland - http://www.glasgowsu...y/gallery4.html

Lol.

Norway.

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what about Slovenians? :)


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LMAO! Epic LOL.

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Now we're going to talk about the food of the people from different countries. What is known food?

Dutch:
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Belgians:
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Germans:
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French:
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Spanish:
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Italians:
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http://api.ning.com/..._704377ffc2.jpg



zomg lol :)

Edited by Jaina, 25 August 2009 - 12:33 PM.
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nononono dutch food is:
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hmmmm erwtensoep :) (uhm peasoup, with pea's, unox rookworst, pieces o' carrot) jummy ^^

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nononono dutch food is:

hmmmm erwtensoep :P (uhm peasoup, with pea's, unox rookworst, pieces o' carrot) jummy ^^

YUMMY! :)

Ye that's delicious too. :P


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French food :

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Cassoulet :)

Edited by c0wboyz, 26 August 2009 - 10:09 AM.


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French food :

Cassoulet :P

Don't you like baguette? :)

How about this:
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The food, not the guy that's eating it. :P

Or:
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Snails! :P

And another picture for every country, but especially the Americans:
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YUMMY! :)

Ye that's delicious too. :P

looks like it has been eaten allready once..

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Baguette is an awesome stuff.
But i prefer Mc Donald fast food XD

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Baguette is an awesome stuff.
But i prefer Mc Donald fast food XD

McDonalds was founded in France wasn't it?


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