What are some common misconceptions about Americans?
The misconception that ‘Americans are less superstitious'.
Being an Indian, I come from a land of traditions and beliefs ( also rituals and superstitions). Before coming to US, I used to think, as a developed nation, US must be free from superstitions. How wrong could I be ? Here are some examples
- We have gullible people who believe that wearing a ring with some gemstone can bring good fortune. Americans have their fare share of gullible people who believe in magic elemental bracelets' abilities to protect someone from bad-luck.