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If you have NEVER been to Africa, when someone mentions "Africa" or you hear "Africa", what is the FIRST thing that comes into your mind?

People associate different regions/continent based on media, informational material, myths, stereotypes and such. The main idea of this discussion is to find out what people who never had "first hand experience" think about the continent. Thanks for your contribution.

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    Mar 26 2013: War, Aids and very low life expectancy average :(
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      Mar 28 2013: Hey Danijal,
      Thanks for commenting. Yes the life expectancy is low compared to other continent. However War and Aids is there but not as portrayed by media. Most Africans have a normal healthy life. However it is still a sad thing that people who are infected with Aids globally, huge percentage is African.
      Can you visit Africa?

      Love, Mary

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