Six bad habits that Americans have infected the whole world

Americans have become famous all over the world for some bad habits, the harmfulness of which, for the most part, they themselves admit. For example, they eat too much fast food and watch TV all the time. They managed to infect almost the whole world with some of these habits. Delfi Edition ...

Tights and panama hats: what clothes and shoes familiar to Russians do not wear Americans

Everyone knows that the culture and methods of raising children in our countries and the United States are different. But everyone thinks that when it comes to clothing, everything is about the same in all countries. But, as it turned out, this is not at all the case. The author of the blog “50 ...

It's good where we are not: what in other countries causes the envy of Americans

Everyone loves to travel and learn something new, compare cultures. Also, everyone loves to find out how their homeland differs from other countries. The author of the blog “Yury Malykh | traveler "on" Yandex.Zen "decided to find out what the Americans lack, what they saw in ...

Personal experience: what do Americans most often ask visitors from Russia

“Almost all Russians say that Americans ask them the same thing when they find out their country of origin,” writes the author of the Made in USA blog on Yandex.Zen. Further - from the first person. How do they even recognize us Americans, speaking of ...

If a friend suddenly turned out to be an American: why is it difficult for ours to find friends in the USA

Disunity, inability to build close friendships, superficiality, lack of soulfulness are not only common myths about Americans, but for some immigrants it is a very real reason to return home from the United States. Such reasons for leaving were named, for example, by Elina Whaley, ...

Expectation vs reality: how Hollywood myths about ideal Americans are shattered when meeting US residents

Speaking of Americans, it is important to emphasize that the US population is so diverse that it is almost impossible to describe the image of a "typical American". First, the United States is largely composed of immigrants who have brought the characteristics of their national culture to their new homeland. And secondly, the mentality of people in some states can ...

Noisy Toilets, Ice Drinks, and Inverted Dates: 15 Unexpected Facts About the US and Americans

When you live in the USA, these things seem quite ordinary to you, but they literally shock foreigners. Why do Americans bend their fingers back, why don't they pay taxes, why do they build toilets like this, and who really came up with the fries? Today I…

More than half of Americans would fail the citizenship test offered to immigrants

Most eligible US voters have failed a civil law test that mimics the required US citizenship test that immigrants take when applying for naturalization. More details were told by the National Review. Only 42% of respondents received a passing score in the survey. Moreover, those ...

From Los Angeles to a Georgian village: how Americans fell in love with the Caucasus and stayed there

Two families moved to the Samegrelo region: one from the USA, the other from Europe. How can life in a Georgian village attract foreigners spoiled by the comfort? They talked about difficulties and emotions, about Georgian customs and traditions, about the new realities in which the heroes found themselves ...

Personal experience: things that Americans cannot live without

There are things that no American can imagine their life without. Their list was compiled by one of the Yandex Zen bloggers who immigrated to California from Russia. In the first place among Americans in demand, of course, coffee. American coffee worship is ...

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