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Video: Are all Swedes really so unfriendly?

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Video: Are all Swedes really so unfriendly?
The picture of unfriendliness, apparently. Photo: The Local
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So are the Swedes really so hard to get to know? To find out, The Local decided to go straight to the horse’s mouth, taking to the streets of Stockholm and asking the natives whether they think they’re a tough nut to crack.

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