thriftiness, openness of humour, love of fish, austerity, drinking coffee, carving viking longboats
Nice use of Google: somebody sat down and did some data mining with the search engine, and created this Prejudice Map. It shows first impressions of generalisations about nationalities. Turkish people? Hospitality and using weapons.
I remember my first day at Goleta Valley Junior High School in California, this kid named Adam said to me "Norway. Isn't that where you put the little wooden shoes out for christmas?"