Stereotypes of Germans
From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
In 20th century popular culture Germans and Austrians are often portrayed as wearing lederhosen, with blue eyes, blonde hair and large moustaches. They are often seen to be fond of beer, chocolate, sausage, David Hasselhoff, techno and war.
More offensively, they are Nazis.
Germany is known for its car industry.
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