Newsflash: College Students Drink More While Studying Abroad

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Researchers surveyed students studying abroad and found most double their alcohol consumption while in foreign lands. Psychologists attribute this to lower drinking ages and cultural misperceptions like, "Germans drink all the time" — so don't tell college kids about Oktoberfest.

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cultural misperceptions like, "Germans drink all the time"

This is a misperception?