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Behavior guide targets ‘the ugly American’

A laudable idea, but I’m not sure that a business-backed group is going to be reaching the ‘loud, arrogant, ill-dressed and ill-mannered’ travel crew that earn Americans the lousy stereotype…seeing as how those people tend to be just as loud, arrogant, ill-dressed and ill-mannered at home…

Alarmed by the relentless rise of anti-Americanism around the world, a business-backed group is trying to change the behavior that spawned an enduring stereotype of Americans abroad — loud, arrogant, ill-dressed, ill-mannered and lacking respect for other cultures.

Behavior guide targets ‘the ugly American’