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Dead Giveaways That Someone's Australian

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share the most noticeable, dead giveaways that someone is definitely Australian. If you take a solid look at these and note them for future reference, you might be able to pick an Aussie out of a crowd in the future with no trouble at all. 

A collection of AskReddit users share dead giveaways that someone is Australian.
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People Share What Their Countries Get Roasted For

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to step up and share what kinds of stereotypes/historical facts their countries had a knack for getting roasted over. Sucks to have someone label you based off of where you're from, before you've even had a chance to open your mouth. 

People share what kinds of things their countries get roasted for on AskReddit.
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Twitter Thread On Fonts Is Actually Fascinating

We're as surprised as you are. You wouldn't think a topic as dry as typesetting and fonts would actually be interesting, but since using some sort of a keyboard is something almost all of us do every single day, the history and language behind it is actually really interesting. The internet is host to many intriguing discussions on language, like this tumblr post about figures of speech, or this thread on translation. Or for some straight up language wins and fails, here are some uses and misuses of the english language.

Twitter thread on fonts and the history of typing, as well as modern application of that language.
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32 Non-Americans Share Rumors About the U.S. That Turned out to Be True

If you didn't grow up with garbage disposals and cheez wiz, you might also think that they aren't real. Also paying hundreds of thousands of dollars for education. Here are some things people were dumbfounded to discover actually do exist in the US of A. For the other way around, here are some culture shocked Americans describing sharing things they didn't realize were so American.

non american saying string cheese should have been a joke
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War Veteran's Badass Post Calls Out Toxic Stereotyping

THIS. A war veteran's awesome post went viral for it's brutal effectiveness at calling out all the negative behavior that is stereotyping people. 

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Good-Humored Facebook Thread Answers Questions Black People Have About White People

Holy crap, a facebook comments section that approaches the topic of race with tact, humor, and good vibes? It's a modern day unicorn! In a similarly constructive vein, here's a war veteran's insightful post about negative stereotyping.

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War Veteran's Epic Facebook Post Calls Out People For Negative Stereotyping

This war veteran's social media post calls people out for negative stereotyping in the best way possible. A heroic move on his part indeed. And of course, thank you for your service, Sir. 


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Teacher Shares Each Generation's Most Notorious Parenting Habits

It's not just the students that are busy driving teachers crazy again this time of year. You very likely encountered one of these parenting styles while out in the wild, yourself. 

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This guy took it upon himself to spend 30 days training for the most believable Aussie accent possible, and the results are surprisingly impressive! 

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20 Stereotypes Bartenders Have About All You People

What drink you order might say a lot about you. Or it might not. Either way, this is what bartenders think of you.

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Shoe Store Worker Hilariously Stereotypes Shoes Based On Their Likely Wearers

This shoe store worker dealt with their on-the-job boredom in an amazing way when they decided to stereotype shoes in their store.

Shoe Store Worker Hilariously Stereotypes Shoes Based On Their Likely Wearers
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