[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ERD2TnMNH98&w=500&h=311] The French are no strangers to the typical stereotype clichés adorned to them. From their clothes to wine and baguettes. Vive la différence.
It may sound surprising or even offensive to some, but for many Americans, their perception of the map of Europe can be quite perplexing. Building cross-cultural understanding and dispelling stereotypes requires concerted efforts in education.