22 Worldviews That Are In Error

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People tend to make a lot of assumptions based on location. And a surprising amount of the time, those assumptions are dead wrong. Whether you're thinking about a small town, an entire continent, or somewhere in between, odds are you're making a mistake about the place or its inhabitants.

This contest was suggested by TimonDAwesome, who refuses to conform to any of the stereotypes about whichever planet he's from.

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Europe isn't as socially liberal as you think. People seem to think Europe is some kind of liberal haven, but in reality it's not much different than

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Entry by sesu

CRACKED COM India is full of snake charmers! Actually, the profession has been illegal for over 25 years. In the name of their safety. the Wildlife

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Entry by TasteisSweet

Canucks ain't_a1l HOSERS, GRACKEDOON eh? Actually, we have the most university graduates in the world! BSBCA

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Entry by Chan Teik Onn

CRACKEDOON Las Vegas is a place for you to indulge in your vices, SO surely you can hire prostitutes, right? Only if you want to get arrested. The sta

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DESPITE ALL THEIR WACKY HEADLINES, FLORIDA IS NOT RANKED AS THE MOST DANGEROUS STATE IN THE U.S.A. ORIDA Welcome The Sumphuive Stote 10 NEW MEXICO Lan

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Entry by AKtrial

MOST WORLD MAPS DON'T ACCURATELY DEPICT LAND MASS SIZE. Commonly used Mercator maps are bad 2D representations of the world. IN REALITY, AFRICA IS M

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Germany's crime rates are not skyrocketing because of refugees; in fact they're not skyrocketing at all. POLIZEI POLIZEL 32115 32101 POLIZEI 32123 Fro

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Entry by Kalli

Kansas isn't the flattest state. It's not even in the top five. LAKEWOOD PARK FLORIDA'S HIGHEST POINT ELEVATION 345 FT. ELEVATION That distinction bel

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Alabama is known for being extremely incest- friendly, but it's not. Incest is completely criminalized in the state of Alabama. If you want to get fri

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Entry by JGowen

Canada! The True North, eh? The northernmost part of the country is CRACKED COM inside the Arctic Circle, but most of Canada's population actually liv

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Entry by E. J. Diaz

Sydney is not the capital of Australia. RHTY Canberra is; it's home to Parliament House. CRACKED CON

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Entry by Justafatboi

YOU CAN'T SEE THE GREAT WALL OF CHINA FROM SPACE Even satellites only see it under favorable conditions. The chinese Ministry of Education was forced

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Entry by PookieJones

United Kingdom, Great Britain, and England cannot be used interchangeably. Great Britain is the England is a country, largest island of the which, tog

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Entry by LAJL

Miami isn't always sunny, and London isn't always gloomy. cRAu London only gets rain about 106 days out of the average year, while in Miami it's 128 d

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Entry by Kristina Yong

Africa is not an utterly poor country that speaks African. Google is africa is africa a continent is africa a country in he east atoa atlon AFRICA a

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Entry by Scott Laffey

THE UNITED STATES IS THE RICHEST COUNTRY IN THE WORLD, RIGHT? COE NOT. EQUAL, THINGS ALL MAYBE BEING Yes, America does boast the highest GDP (value of

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Entry by PookieJones

When you think of a country populated with heavy drinkers, you think of Russia or Ireland, right? The world's top boozer is actually the Republic of M

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Entry by Hestutomo

Turks are not Arabs and they don't speak Arabic. Turkey's largest ethnic group originated in Central Asia, and their language is more similar to Asian

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Entry by LAJL

Hollywood isn't the biggest movie producer in the world. HO LLY WOOD That title belongs to Bollywood. In 2013, the HDAT Hindi film industry put out 72

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Entry by sesu

If you thought that all Pakistani women dress like this... think again. In Pakistan, women don't actually have any strict dress codes to follow by law

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Entry by E. J. Diaz

This is not Canada. This is India. CRACKEDOON

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Entry by RayMav

CRACKEDCO CON Not all the pyramids in Africa are in Egypt. The Sudan has twice as many-