This is a list of baseless racial\political stereotypes about Chile and Chileans. It is most strongly believed in by Baby Boomers and rejected by Millenials.
|They are thick.||The Chilean IQ is of a normal range, but on an individual basis the UK has a low advantage of about 1 to 3 points, 6 points if you put the brightest average British vs the dimmest average Chiean.|
|The Occupation of Araucanía did not happen.||It did happen.|
|Chile stayed out of the Conquest of the Desert and Occupation of Araucanía.||They won it's Andean parts and slaughtered the natives.|
|The Mapuches don't exist.||Argentina and Chile slaughtered them. Only a few tens of thousand remain now.|
|They were not part of the Falklands War.||They were a major non-military allie of the UK.|
|They are obsessed with copper.||It is the major national resource and about 10% of industry and employment are connected to it.|
|They have a major issue with abnormally severe childhood tooth decay.||Their teeth are as good as would be expected for such a place an lifestyle.|
|They don't have submarines.||They have had them since 1917.|
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