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June 20, 2012 3:05 PM Subscribe
"What facts about the United States do foreigners not believe until they come to America? In the episode "True Urban Legends" [originally aired 4.23.2010] of This American Life, Mary Wiltenburg asks refugees to share the rumors they'd heard about America but didn't think were true, only to discover on arrival that they were. Examples include homelessness and Christmas lights." Quora members weigh in.
"Dependence on personal automobiles and poor public transport services."
"Beef is more expensive than chicken, wow! "
"Drive-thru everything! (Especially ATMs!)."
"The frequency of clapping."
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