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All over the world, the stereotype of the average American being uneducated has permeated. Largely thanks to the atypical American tourist who took a trip to Europe and expected it to be "up to American standards" or something like that but there are plenty of stories, whether true or false, of foreign travellers coming to America and being met with questions that largely puzzle them as they are caught off-guard.
What is the dumbest thing you have heard in America??