Are Americans Really More Rude Than Canadians?
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 957 , Segment 2
Episode: Brexit, Canadian Tweets, Cornea Transplants, Civil Forfeiture
- Dec 4, 2018 10:00 pm
- 15:03 mins
Guest: Bryor Snefjella, Linguistics and Languages, McMaster University, Ontario If aliens tapped into Twitter to learn about humans, what might they conclude? If they did the kind of analysis some researchers at McMaster University in Canada did, the aliens would probably end up with a very stereotypical view of different countries: Canadians are nice and polite, for example. Americans are brash and rude.