“What hurts Indians most is that our costumes are considered beautiful, but it’s as if the person wearing it didn’t exist.”
- When a white person says:Asian women soooooo attractive!
- I hear:I am really into fetishizing an unholy ideal of westernized geishas and school girls. I equate "light skinned east asian" with "the entire continent of asia" and I will never date a south east, south, or dark skinned east asian woman because "that's not really asian." Also, I will attempt to speak mangled Japanese at any Asian woman I see, in an attempt to be "Cultural" and worldly."
- When a white person says:I don't see race. WE ARE ALL EQUAL
- I hear:I think I'm super hip because I have only read the first two lines of "I Have a Dream" and am a firm believer in erasing the wrongs of the past because I believe that everything is AWESOME now. Also, I want to use the n-word to sing along to Kanye.
- When a white person says:I think I need a spirit journey because I feel so...disconnected from the ENVIRONMENT
- I hear:I really want pot to be legalized but also I want to appear deep, so I'm going to spout a whole bunch of nonsense involving stereotypes of Native American culture in an attempt to impress all my other white, hipster friends.
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- News in Britain:stamps have gone up 14 pence
- News in America:cannibal eats man's face
- Me:Here, I didn't get my currency exchanged so here is some American money.
- Me:These are state quarters - here's an Oregon, this one's an Idaho, and this is South Dakota.
- Connor:Can you use them in the other states, too?
dear white people
unless you’re gonna follow the recipes given to you by actual brown people back the fuck up off of our fucking food. i’m sick of cultural dishes getting butchered by “innovative” crackers i’m sick of traditional foods getting destroyed and my culture being chipped away ...