Culture Shock of the Day

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Culture Shock of the Day: Though they enjoy being photographed, many Mongolian nomads have never seen a physical photo of themselves.

Enter: Teenagers Vanessa Hollander and Wilson Philippe, who recently went on a ten-day motorcycle tour of the world's most sparsely populated country, bringing their Fuji Instax Mini with them.

Culture Shock of the Day

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Culture Shock of the Day: Stephen Fry uses the Iron Bowl to sum up America.

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A Briton In Los Angeles of the Day

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A Briton In Los Angeles of the Day: Alex Day (of Alex Reads Twilight fame) and his buddy/bandmate Liam Dryden hop across the pond to Los Angeles, California, where they decide to visit a Walmart.

Culture shockilarity ensues.

[littleradge.]

Sightseeing of the Day

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Sightseeing of the Day
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Sightseeing of the Day: Redditor InternetKing says he spent an entire summer in China photographing folks partaking in what he termed the "Chinese Shirt Roll" (AKA the "Beijing Bikini"). Apparently this fashion trend has become wildly popular in certain parts of Southeast Asia as well.

FWIW, I am 100% on board with this particular vogue heading west.

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Culture Shock of the Day

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Culture Shock of the Day: Redditor kimchifart says: "Friend of mine just went to Burma. This is his video of how people get on a train there."

The vid's description provides a bit more context:

This guy had seven or so odd bags to load onto the train in less than a minute. The train was running two hours late and had no time to stop.

Train has no time to stop? Challenge a