If you’re an above-average looking white male (5″10 of course), chances are you will get a smile here and some eye contact there. Call it a “Preference”Things are equally frustrating for the Asian men when it comes to online dating.
In my experience (back in the day), 90% of the Asian and 100% of the white women stated “Caucasian” as their preference.
I don’t eat what I can’t pronounce.’” Harvey was delighted at his skewering of the book, doubling over at his own punchlines.
To counteract the massive wave of imported cheap Chinese labor (“coolies”), Asian men were subject to a series of targeted laws that systematically stripped them of rights that signified manhood, such as property ownership, job opportunities and the ability to marry freely.
The legislation worked hand-in-hand with the campaign on the cultural front, warning men and women of the Yellow Peril and peppering newspapers with caricatures that clearly showed these coolies as less than regular men.
(So do black women, which is one reason why Viola Davis has repeatedly celebrated her protagonist's sexual desirability and prowess.) Short of personally evaluating enough members of a single race to form a statistically significant judgment on their sexual viability, we tend to rely on popular culture to shape popular opinion.
Sure, and they’re as common as unicorns (okay, more like wild pandas).
It’s the same as saying that gender inequality is no longer an issue because we are seeing a few female executives in corporate a plain eye-test.
I've dated interracially and interculturally myself. If the Asian women "take" some white men, that just leaves more Asian men for us!
I've known other Asian women/white men couples.