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Rightly or not, there is an expectation that because of events that took place before almost all of them were born, Germans, collectively and sometimes individually, should behave differently. It’s an important factor in reactions to the scandal enveloping VW.
Whether or not either of you abides by that is another argument entirely.
While I usually don’t subscribe to most stereotypes, there are always a few that are true enough to merit their labels. Playful—but always polite—conversations can be had between friends, between strangers, and even between married men and women with people who aren’t their significant other (gasp! In other cultures this may raise a few eyebrows, and tempers, but in France it’s just a conversation, there’s no strings attached. It’s more complicated than that, but that’s the most concise way I can think to put it.
While in the US and the UK “dating” is seen as a series of meetings that adheres to certain rules and protocols—waiting the proper amount of time before calling someone, arranging a date, wait appropriate number of dates before initiating appropriate amount of intimacy—before the time comes to have the boyfriend/girlfriend talk, the French tend to have a more laid back attitude.
I think the anger and irritation with VW is a little bit greater than it would have been with a non-German company.
Really, would there be quite the same reaction if it was revealed that a French or Italian carmaker had been fiddling its figures?