Tag: stereotype

  • Why do so many Chinese hate on the Shang-Chi film before they ever saw it?

    https://www.quora.com/As-a-Chinese-what-do-you-think-about-Marvel-s-Shang-Chi ^ As you can see most of the answers above are very negative towards Shang Chi, and the vast majority of them were written 1–2 years before the movie ever came out. First of all, we live in a time where tensions between China and America are at an all time high. Almost anything…

  • Why do Koreans like plastic surgery?

    Super competitive culture especially on appearance. Unlike China and America, Korea doesn’t have multiple standards of beauty. They have ONE standard. Why is that? Because they are a single race country with a limited gene pool that also happens to be really small, that’s why. Now combine that with a super stressful culture where everyone…

  • Differences between racism and stereotypes

     I think people confuse racism with stereotype. rac·ism noun prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against someone of a different race based on the belief that one’s own race is superior. “We don’t hire Asians because we need diversity in our company. We already have too many Asians.” is a racist policy. It’s discriminatory. Meanwhile, a…

  • What are some things that are very ‘Korean’?

    -bowing before you meet someone -constantly checking your appearance with a pocket mirror whenever you get a chance -getting shocked when you see a dog with a height > 30cm -having a fridge just for kimchi -you carry a toothbrush with you to brush your teeth with after a meal with alot of garlic or…

  • Hollywood (and media corporations) still biased against Asians

    I know I’m beating a dead horse here, but after watching this Wong Fu movie: httpv://youtu.be/jQSFCGfnvFA I realized how Wong Fu works so hard to make good movies, and yet Hollywood doesn’t pay attention to them. Why does Hollywood and other media corporations have such a strong bias and hate towards representing Asians, especially Asian…

  • Why I hate the Hangover part 2

    Today is going to be another one of those days where I hate on Hollywood for making horrible movies. And the Hangover part 2 is one of them. Why do I hate it? Here are the reasons (contains spoilers): 1) It’s not funny If the Hangover was supposed to be a comedy movie, then why…