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20+ Weird National Stereotypes That Came From Goodness Knows Where

If the word "Englishman" arouses an image of a haughty fellow sipping his tea in a tweed suit, and if France is associated with bonnets and baguettes for you, it's thanks to stereotypes. In most cases, they're based on distorted facts and aren't true.

Bright Side decided to find out which ones are actually the truth and which aren't as well as where they all came from in the first place.