OK, Internet philistines, it's time for your lesson. Anyone who's watched television or movies or even checked out a meme or two in the last decade will see that the same tired stereotypes are being pushed around. Naturally, some people just sort of accept these things as true without a second thought.

So in an effort to provide the planet Earth with an education it isn't receiving in school, we tasked our readers with dispelling some common stereotypes with nothing but cold, hard facts. The results are below ...

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