In other words, I think it's going off the scale on the B.S. Meter.
They're apparently just looking for more "native culture" to look down on, while telling the rest of us that "all cultures are equal" -- which is why they prefer Marin County to Des Moines, and Manhattan NY to Manhattan Kansas.
I appreciate all your posts, BTW. Much safer here in Arizona, despite any superficial resemblance in temperature.
God Bless, and Stay Safe!