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Video: South African Comic Describes His Awkward First Trip To An L.A. Taco Truck

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It's always funny to hear what out-of-towners consider interesting, exotic or noteworthy about your hometown.

For South African comic Trevor Noah, trying Mexican food in Los Angeles for the first time was an adventure, because as he says, "No, we don't have Mexicans in South Africa, they never came over." Noah treads into this brave new world of taco trucks with blinking neon lights at the behest of his friend (who apparently has a standard Angeleno/bro accent). (h/t Pocho)

It's funny to hear a take on the local customs through a foreigner's eyes and it quickly gets awkward. I won't spoil the joke, but let's say something gets lost in translation when Noah is offered a napkin.