Australians are disgusted to learn that Americans don’t use electric kettles

The latest cultural difference to take the internet by storm – Americans don’t use electric kettles and the Australians are finding this hard to believe.

So what do they use instead of an electric kettle? Well…

Stunned disbelief followed this revelation.

There are also other ways…

In summary: US homes get 120-volts of power to sockets, whereas Australia (and most of Europe) gets around 240-volts. This is because we are civilised, powerful countries. It might also explain why this keep happening: