From Subtitles for Dudes to Merit Badges for A**holes

By: Harris Jay Rosenberg Alterman - Published: Mar 13, 2012
When it comes to being a total dude, these bro creations sum it all up. The “bro” culture began to form in the mid 2000s and ever since then, people have joined it, mocked it and even engaged in both simultaneously.

Bros are often seen as dumb creatures who are self-centered; they allegedly take part in earning what are called Douchebag Merit Badges, which are based on merits gained for “wearing sunglasses inside,” “tailgating” and “tanning.” For those unfamiliar with bro culture, the 'How to Spot a Douchebag Chart' is made for you.

All of these bro creations speak much truth about bro culture, showing that though they have a bad reputation, bros are just fun-loving macho men that are essentially harmless and tons of fun.