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Crazy Rumors About Americans That Ended Up Being True

This AskReddit thread explores various, crazy rumors that non-Americans heard about Americans that ended up being true. Stuff like Americans drinking out of red solo cups, the size of drinks, milk being packaged and distributed in gallons, and the sink water not tasting like garbage (in some places), are actually real life. 

Non-Americans describe crazy rumors about Americans that ended up being true | RavynLearnsBadly 298d 3 1 Award Australia, and all my life believed red Solo cups were like 555 area codes Hollywood prop immigrated US, my MIL making dinner and offered iced tea red Solo cup lost made everyone sign cup still got .
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Tumblr Thread: Coronavirus Lockdown Ignites Pasta Debate In Italy

With the Coronavirus sending various parts of the world's population into a full panic, there is some strange behavior afoot. Strange, or in this case, apparently it's to be expected. Yes, this Tumblr thread highlights how the Coronavirus lockdown in Italy, inspired people to clear the shelves of pasta, except for the penne lische. 

Tumblr thread on how Coronavirus lockdown in Italy ignited a debate about pasta | sedfierisentio most hilarious part italians' reaction coronavirus/covid19 has been them stockpiling EVERY SINGLE type pasta except PENNE LISCE Someone explain please want knowwww aphony-cree Penne lische is smooth and doesn't hold sauce way penne rigate does grooves make more sauce adhere
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In case you ever wondered what it'd sound like if a southerner spoke some Spanish, this video will fulfill that curiosity. His vocabulary is apparently on point, but his accent on the other hand, is all over the place. 

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Comedy Gems From Scottish People On Twitter

Good old Scottish Twitter never lets us down when it comes to portraying the culture and its seemingly incomprehensible jargon. For fun, just try to read these in your best Scottish accent. 

Various tweets from Scottish people on Twitter | tweet by Brogs @Broganlaveryxo Ma favourite hing about my granny is she has absolutely no concept toastie machine works
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American Problems People Are Too European To Understand

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to describe American problems that they're just too European to understand. Things like limited sick days and student debt, and even remembering that cars can turn on red lights made the list. 

American problems that other people are too European to understand | reddit post XxJiniyasxX 6h 3 Awards much do tip? 10 15 Do tip everywhere? Why isn't tax included? Why does tip vary? Why are waiters so underpaid?
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Tumblr Thread Goes Full American Gothic

This Tumblr thread employs an American Gothic style of writing to highlight stereotypes --- imagined and potentially accurate --- for different places in American. The resulting descriptions are vivid and unsettling and might just chill you to the bone. It's almost like the whole place is cursed. 

Tumblr thread is written in American Gothic style to highlight different areas of America | jhaernyl @gallusrostromegalus gallusrostromegalus intense and permanent haunting land upon which countess horrors have been visited, and is too large and wild us really comprehend is probably most intense and universal American feeling. thebibliosphere here minnesota fucking now
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People's Biggest Culture Shocks Coming From Third World Countries

Someone on AskReddit asked for people from third world countries to share their biggest culture shock experiences. Things like having clean water out of the tap, or an ambulance that shows up if you call it (regardless of financial status) are things we can momentarily forget aren't guarantees everywhere else. Definitely a list that helps keep things in perspective. 

People describe their biggest culture shocks coming from third world countries | spartan6222 My roomate's coworker is Guatemala. He says one best things about US is call an ambulance, one actually shows up even if aren't rich or important.
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Tumblr Thread Dives into Peculiarities of Recipes in Different Cultures

Every kind of cuisine comes with its own set of expectations and challenges. Often the biggest challenge is knowing that you won't make it as well as your mom made it. For more creative stuff, here are some comedy gems from the wild world of Tumblr.

The differences in different cultures food according to tumblr | thirdtimecharmed american recipes: buy these three cans stuff and put them pan congrats cooked. altonzm french recipes: if not making this paris then 's point. fuck italian recipes: use left leg meat pig one three farms this specific area tuscany, or this day my grandmother will begin manifesting
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Humorous Moments From The World Of Scottish Twitter

Good old Scottish Twitter never fails to bring on the laughs. There's just something about trying to decipher the rich culture of a humorous Scottish Tweet that never ceases to leave us entertained. Scottish Twitter is a goldmine of comedy gems. 

A collection of funny tweets from the minds behind Scottish Twitter | tweet by PygmyLoris years, my very glaswegian husband thought words were wean manger and this will never stop being funny
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Funnies From The World Of Scottish Twitter

Oh, Scottish Twitter. You strange and fiery, and ridiculous land filled to the brim with bits of comedy gold. We can't necessarily say that we always understand what those ol Scots are talking about on the Twitter, but it sure is entertaining nonetheless!

A collection of funny tweets from people on Scottish Twitter | tweet by Andykerr_ Dae u ever git smell u can only describe as ootside like someone comes house outside n ur like u smell ootside'
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The Weirdest Things About America

Someone on AskReddit asked for non-Americans to share the weirdest things about America that Americans don't even realize are weird. It's amazing how weird your country's normalized behavior can seem to the rest of the world. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to the weirdest things about America that Americans don't realize are weird | Endless_intermission toilets are full water Australia water is much lower. No wonder complain about splashes on bum.
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Cultures Collide In Scottish Guy's Egg Rant

This Scottish lad was absolutely outraged when he came to learn how Americans treat the handling of their eggs. You can tell a whole lot about someone by the way they treat their egg. 

An angry Scottish guy goes on a Twitter rant about how he can't believe what Americans do with their eggs | JUST BEEN INFORMED AMERICANS DO NOT HAVE EGG CUPS AND AM SO ANGRY RN
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Comedy Gems From Scottish Twitter

If there's one thing we're sure of in a world of uncertainty, it's that we're always in the mood for more comedy gems from that good old Scottish Twitter. These Scottish tweets are filled to the brim with that wonderful, humorous Scottish culture. Can really make you feel like you're missing out on all that life has to offer, without having an angry Scottish person around. 

Funny tweets from different folks on Scottish Twitter | Meme of girl who shouted out in Mcdonald's That she needed a spicy legend and some boy piped up I AM RIGHT HERE DOLL
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Typical (And Hilarious) English Place Names

What we have here is a fine and especially distinguished collection of typical English place names. Some of them might be lost on "foreigners" but that doesn't mean they won't raise an eyebrow or two. 

A collection of funny English place names.
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