A friend of mine, a fellow European, summarized how relationships on opposite sides of the Atlantic Ocean work in a comical, but also pretty accurate way: “In America, the girl is Barbie and the guy is Ken.
But then again, Americans tend to dress up less often and like wearing their sneakers and sweatpants everywhere without ever being judged, a level of a relaxed attitude I would sometimes like to see in my own country.But aside from visual aspects, girls in the States expect to live their lives like Barbie in her dreamhouse, with her super-manly successful boyfriend. But while these expectations are high, I often find that putting guys on a pedestal and doing anything in order to get their attention is a big part of getting to this ultimate goal.In America, guys get to be cool players who are allowed to switch between different pretty girl-toys who will simply obey their preferences.Continue reading data-medium-file="https://australiancultureandcustoms.files.wordpress.com/2013/10/religion-stencil-grafitti.png? w=300" data-large-file="https://australiancultureandcustoms.files.wordpress.com/2013/10/religion-stencil-grafitti.png? Tom Burns’s writes about recent research that shows 22% of Australians indicated that they …Continue reading fremantle dockers flag " data-medium-file="https://australiancultureandcustoms.files.wordpress.com/2013/09/go-dockers.jpg?