World travelers generally seek to avoid purposely offending the natives in their destination of choice, so to help you avoid starting an international incident, Romana Lefevre has created a photographic guide called Rude Hand Gestures of the World…or maybe not:
A hand gesture is arguably the most effective form of expression, whether you’re defaming a friend’s mother or telling a perfect stranger to get lost. Learn how to go beyond just flipping the bird with this illustrated guide to rude hand gestures all around the world, from asking for sex in the Middle East to calling someone crazy in Italy. Detailed photographs of hand models and subtle tips for proper usage make Rude Hand Gestures of the World the perfect companion for globe-trotters looking to offend.
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