It's time to revisit one of our favorite topics: the many things that surprise foreigners the most about the good ole' US of A. This handy Reddit thread asked people from other places (ew!) as well as well-traveled patriots to share the things that would "shock non-Americans" but wouldn't cause a "second thought" in the best country in the world.
In a country where Florida News is an established trope, it takes quite an unbelievable story about the homeland to surprise an American. It takes considerably less for a foreigner.
1. Let's start with a rather positive note about Yankees, from citizen_coping. There will not be many more.
Although this comment was perhaps shared by an American, other redditors from around the world were quick to agree. Such as Dirtface1: