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    (Original post by PobNotBob)
    an escapee from the local freak show.
    You are pizza, so...
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    Note how mostly people from majority Islamic countries care about this. Nobody cares if you're an Arab, Pakistani, Egyptian or Turkish. I've literally never seen a French person or a German person care about this, let alone people from the most enlightened countries like Denmark and Norway.

    Just grasp the ridiculousness of it - you're arguing from what primate-drawn shape people think you are. Nobody cares.
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    Chinese, Spanish (?), Malaysian, Taiwan and Arab to name a few.
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    I'm Indian :rofl:
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    Indian
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    Unfortunately nothing...I guess people thought I came from America but that was because of my accent...
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    (Original post by Withengar)
    Note how mostly people from majority Islamic countries care about this. Nobody cares if you're an Arab, Pakistani, Egyptian or Turkish. I've literally never seen a French person or a German person care about this, let alone people from the most enlightened countries like Denmark and Norway.

    Just grasp the ridiculousness of it - you're arguing from what primate-drawn shape people think you are. Nobody cares.
    Chill out mate
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    A 12 year old
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    (Original post by Mrs.Grey)
    I get mistaken for being Arab or Afghan which is really flattering but I've been called Indian and Mexican (like how?) before but I'm a British Pakistani, born and raised in England. Hby?
    People like to thing i'm a girl on TSR
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    (Original post by Withengar)
    Note how mostly people from majority Islamic countries care about this. Nobody cares if you're an Arab, Pakistani, Egyptian or Turkish. I've literally never seen a French person or a German person care about this, let alone people from the most enlightened countries like Denmark and Norway.

    Just grasp the ridiculousness of it - you're arguing from what primate-drawn shape people think you are. Nobody cares.
    Note that no one cares. It's supposed to be a bunch of fun so stop being a buzzkill k?
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    (Original post by Saeed9724)
    Im Yemeni but get mistaken for Egyptian quite a fair bit.
    Yeminis have a distinct look about them I've found. Not sure how to describe it :lol:
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    I've had Egyptian, Syrian, Persian and French (Parisian specifically :lol:)

    I'm not even from the Middle East lol
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    Some people struggle to tell the difference between Chinese and Japanese or just don't care.
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    (Original post by Mahfuz_A)
    A terrorist


    LOL
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    (Original post by Mrs.Grey)
    Note that no one cares. It's supposed to be a bunch of fun so stop being a buzzkill k?
    Yes, haha, such fun! Let's propagate stereotypes based on appearance and other absurd facts. Such joy. Fun for the whole family.
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    (Original post by Withengar)
    Note how mostly people from majority Islamic countries care about this. Nobody cares if you're an Arab, Pakistani, Egyptian or Turkish. I've literally never seen a French person or a German person care about this, let alone people from the most enlightened countries like Denmark and Norway.

    Just grasp the ridiculousness of it - you're arguing from what primate-drawn shape people think you are. Nobody cares.
    Note how you are the one causing confrontation
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    Oh wait, that's what I am
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    (Original post by Lord Samosa)
    Yeminis have a distinct look about them I've found. Not sure how to describe it :lol:
    Yeh but i think my ancestry is more from the Levant (going back a few millennia that is) hence i am slightly more egyptian/shaami looking but i know what look youre on about lol.
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    (Original post by Lord Samosa)
    Indian, Arab a few times and Brazillian once (yeah idk why either)

    Most the time people guess Pakistani and get it right :lol:
    Well if you go around calling yourself Lord Samosa its not surprising they get it right. LOL
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    (Original post by FireflyGirl96)
    Well if you go around calling yourself Lord Samosa its not surprising they get it right. LOL
    Well that explains why
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    When I went to Iceland on holiday, the locals thought I was Irish instead of Scottish. Don't know how they could mistake a heavy Glaswegian accent for an Irish one :laugh:
 
 
 
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