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文化警察24時(6) 麺はすすっちゃいけないの?(アメリカ)

文化警察24時(6) 麺はすすっちゃいけないの?(アメリカ)

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毎月第2週目は「文化警察24時」(Culture Cops)をお届けしています。前回と同様に日本人の食文化にまつわる話題です。


(初級)Culture Cops (6): In the US, featuring Japanese culture

Trev: FREEZE! Put your head and hands up where I can see them!

W: …. OK. Did I do something wrong, Officer… Trev?

Trev: Well, you sure didn't do anything right. You are aware Americans don't slurp their noodles, aren't you?

W: But, in Japan…

Trev: This isn't Japan, ma'am! This is America! And you're breaking just about every single social rule there is.

W: I'm… I'm so sorry

Trev: Saying "sorry" isn't good enough, ma'am. Perhaps next time you travel to another country you ought to do a little more research on what's socially acceptable.

W: May I ask why it's so wrong to slurp my noodles up into my mouth? It helps me cool them dow