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03:35:08 AM Nov 8th 2014
Are you sure Pratchett's dwarves are supposed to be Jewish? They look more like stereotypical Chinese: short, hard-working, famous for their martial prowess, selling their Foreign Queasine everywhere... The ones more likely to be Jewish are golems with their Sabbath.

Is there a Word of God on that?
03:49:49 PM Feb 5th 2011
Does anyone know where the "Dwarves are Scottish" trope came from?
10:20:18 AM Feb 12th 2011
Probably because Dwarves tend to be obssessed with wealth and Scots are supposed to be, plus both are stereotypically gruff.
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