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4 Frustrating Stereotypes About Being Smart

Submitted by solomon on Tue, 07/25/2017 - 12:21
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Are you smart? You probably are! Otherwise, you wouldn’t be here… so go on and scroll down to read the 4 stereotypes about being clever. You never know you might relate.

1. No social life

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Smart people apparently have no social lives! Some think they are socially awkward and their lives are spent with their heads in books!

2. From Asia

Being Asian means that you're automatically smart. Whether you're from China, India, Japan or Sri Lanka you're a genius...

3. Attire

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Smart people supposedly have glasses, wear suits, braces and bow ties. Intelligent girls apparently wear white shirts with a checked sweater on top.

4. Teacher’s pet

Since smart people excel in their studies and do very well in their exams they are often nicknamed the “teacher’s pet”.

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