Read this excellent satire about Karl Sharro's post - a Study of an Iraqi named Daqiq visiting the western world - and his findings. Hillarious!!!
Daqiq discovered that by studying Western tattoos he could learn a lot about Western people, particularly things that weren't communicated directly. For example, Daqiq was able to establish that ordinary Western people had a rudimentary understanding of the planet's geography and were able to represent that in the form of 'maps'. Many of them were familiar with other countries that existed beyond the Western world and were able to have a dinner party conversation about some of those countries.Read more