Mapping Stereotypes

UK-based graphic designer Yanko Tsvetkov has created a fun set of maps revealing what he terms “the geography of prejudice.” Just one example is shown below, but a visit to his site reveals many more.

Europe According to the United States of America

Europe According to the United States of America

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  • Vox Penii

    funny stuff. I lold & lold.

  • William Xavier McGarley

    Typical–the Germans get the lamest, most boring stereotype. “Dirty Porn”? That’s like saying “Incremental Procedure”–redundant to the point it’d bore ye to tears. What kind of shambles would “clean” sex be? Only a Mormon would know for sure.

    Q: Is sex dirty?
    Woody Allen*: Only if it’s done right.

    * I’ve no clue whether Mr. Koenigsberg actually ever said this. I only know that it is popularly attributed to him. Which is good enough for my purposes.

  • William Xavier McGarley

    Typical–the Germans get the lamest, most boring stereotype. “Dirty Porn”? That’s like saying “Incremental Procedure”–redundant to the point it’d bore ye to tears. What kind of shambles would “clean” sex be? Only a Mormon would know for sure.

    Q: Is sex dirty?
    Woody Allen*: Only if it’s done right.

    * I’ve no clue whether Mr. Koenigsberg actually ever said this. I only know that it is popularly attributed to him. Which is good enough for my purposes.

  • Virgendelasvacas

    4chan was doing maps like this way before this dude came along. Old meme is old.

  • Virgendelasvacas

    4chan was doing maps like this way before this dude came along. Old meme is old.

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