Here’s What China Thinks Of Europe According To Web Search Results

If you want to have yourself some fun, play around one day with Google’s autocomplete.

You can discover a lot from autocomplete. Most obviously, you can divine what people just like you are searching for as it relates to certain people, places, and things.

A recent study of autocomplete results on Baidu revealed some of the most common questions and stereotypes Chinese web users ask and harbor (respectively) vis-a-vis Europe, the Balkans, the Baltics, and Scandinavia.

You can find the hilarious map below and read some of the (profoundly racist) highlights from Foreign Policy here.

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