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Do you agree with this answer from quora?

https://www.quora.com/Where-does-the...ugly-come-from
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Well, I personally don't think it's just an American stereotype. I recall a visual map of europe of which each country has a word which Brazilians describe them according to google search results and it so happens that the word for England is ugly haha. Although, there were other weird ones like gypsies for Romania which is of course a stereotype. So yeah, I don't think this is just an American stereotype (btw, as a Brazilian, i do feel a bit uneasy with those google search results 😂😂)
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The answer there is one opinion.

I'm more of the view that people from Britain are successful in the US because of their talent, whereas people from other countries need to be pretty to make up for their lack of talent...
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Well, we are ugly...
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I've never been to America so don't know if it's true, but just from youtube and general footage of the place it does seem like the average girl is much more attractive there.
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(Original post by sorryforgotpass)
I've never been to America so don't know if it's true, but just from youtube and general footage of the place it does seem like the average girl is much more attractive there.
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I've never been to America so don't know if it's true, but just from youtube and general footage of the place it does seem like the average girl is much more attractive there.
Much much larger though...
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British women are mostly fat and need lots of make up


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Much much larger though...
The country's much larger? Or the women? Lol
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Fake stereotype. It is in fact thanks to the British Isles why the Americans are considered so hot.
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(Original post by Bang Outta Order)
The country's much larger? Or the women? Lol
Well both now that you mention it aha
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Fake stereotype. It is in fact thanks to the British Isles why the Americans are considered so hot.
I think you'll find the rest of Europe might have a thing or two to say about that.
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(Original post by sorryforgotpass)
I've never been to America so don't know if it's true, but just from youtube and general footage of the place it does seem like the average girl is much more attractive there.
categorically not true, you just see the good looking ones on the TV. American girls are almost as ugly as British girls, generally.

If you want attractiveness, go to Central Europe... Bratislava, Prague, Vienna... omg
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I don't think this stereotype exists.
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(Original post by sorryforgotpass)
I've never been to America so don't know if it's true, but just from youtube and general footage of the place it does seem like the average girl is much more attractive there.
Maybe you should go there - you might get an unpleasant surprise.
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categorically not true, you just see the good looking ones on the TV. American girls are almost as ugly as British girls, generally.

If you want attractiveness, go to Central Europe... Bratislava, Prague, Vienna... omg
I take you Bratislava and Prague and raise you Kiev, Minsk and Moscow
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I'm the poster of the article. It is my opinion that the stereotype was created by the US media (just like the stereotype that Chinese women are 'gorgeous' and never existed prior to then. But I also think the English media has a tendency to subconsciously mimic what the US media does and they thus tend not to prioritize good-looking white English women.

It is a very bizarre stereotype that I have noticed over the years expressed by Americans on the internet. It strikes me as such because I have never encountered that stereotype anywhere else and it also makes no scientific sense whatsoever. It also doesn't make historical sense given the European origins of the English and their close relation to other ethnic groups on the island. It also strikes me as very suspicious that Americans hold this stereotype against the one country (not just in Europe but also within the UK) that they typically view with contempt as their former 'colonial oppressors' (even though most white Americans at the time, including the founding fathers, were of English descent). It just seems way too convenient.
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(Original post by sorryforgotpass)
I've never been to America so don't know if it's true, but just from youtube and general footage of the place it does seem like the average girl is much more attractive there.
Maybe that is because the average American girl doesn't feel the need to be know only for their looks and hence doesn't post on YouTube?

Would you form a view of the average British women based on Love Island?
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Apparently Brits have dodgy teeth. That could have something to do with it. The quora page has been deleted so I can't actually see what the theory was.
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Our teeth are generally a bit more crooked and a proportion of our women have that weird obsession with fake tan which just doesn't exist over there.
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