When we think about the French it's easy to imagine a chic, baguette holding, cigarette smoking man or woman riding a bicycle through the streets of Paris -- on their way to meet their lover for an amazing meal and a lot of red wine.
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This alone is layered with misconceptions. So what else are Americans getting wrong about France?
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