I know this might seem like a pathetic excuse for a bitch to most of you, but it's the principle of it that pisses me off.
So I'm at the store to buy some lead refills for my mechanical pencils, and I find a small pencil sharpener that I think would work nicely for my color pencils. So I pick it up off the shelf and see this on the bottom corner:
I think to myself "Cool, it's made here in America." So I buy it and bring it home. When I flip it over to pull the packaging apart, this catches my eye:
That kinda irritates me, but generally speaking, all of the very few German-made products that I've ever owned or used have been of good quality. So I decide not to worry about it and just continue to open the package. Once I have it open, I see this:
Ok, it's made in Germany, right? No:
WHERE THE FUCK IS THIS THING MADE?!