2018-05-09 05:23:32 UTC
american" and an "ugly greenie?"
used to refer to perceptions of loud, arrogant, demeaning,
thoughtless, ignorant, and ethnocentric behavior
But, wait ... there's more, and it's worse than we thought.
The term for Americans was coined before this was known:
a cognitive bias wherein people of low ability have illusory
superiority, mistakenly assessing their cognitive ability as greater
than it is.
But true greenies display it proudly.