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Old 02-12-2013, 11:47 PM   #76
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Its not only physical attributes but mentality ones. Certain group seem to have different mentality, culture, work ethic, social ethics and they bring it whenever they move to as a group.

Agreed. The West has developed a marxist school of thought when it comes to race and now you can't even say humans can be distinguished by race as it's viewed as racist. Irony! Everyone is different, every culture is different.

Bottom line is that people are different. People in the Balkans have different head shapes, physical features, etc, than a person from Sweden for example. A man in Montenegro averages around 6'1 feet tall, robust face, odd shaped head, long and bent nose which is completely different than the average man from Uzbekistan for example. The physical aspects of humans can distinguish us on race let alone social aspects.

I also don't rule out the fact that some humans have neanderthal dna(I know humans can't mix bla bla..)
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Old 02-12-2013, 11:51 PM   #77
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Da Fuq?

The question is " How do you view Races?"...not " People raised in ________?"......Fact bieng....there are no such things as Race...
The question should read..." How do you view people raisd with minor diffrent beliefs then you?"



I grew up in the East bay?....( Nor Cal)

- I'm Black and native American Indian....I was around lots of Asian's(Chinese , Flips,and Japs)/Hindu Indians/White's and just about every other person maginable.

- I traveled all around Asia and spet over 2 years living in china and Japan...maybe this helped me com to my conclusion (along with science)


People are the same everywhere.....excluding minor cultural diffrence's....we all behave the same way.


- You said yourself....people behave on how they were raised or " cultural backgrund"....this is true for everyone.....so how does this make us different?......


FACT: I am more Chinese then Jeremy LIN.......I actually spent more time in China, I speak Mandarin Chinese , I understand and Lived Chinese Culture in CHINA.

anyone saying Jeremy LIN ( who was also raised in the East Bay is more Chinese then me is Ignorant)


the Race stuff is pointless....we are all the same species and act nearly identical ( only diffrences is from minor culture attributes).....as Proven through science and Life lessons.






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Yes, Jeremy Lin is more Chinese than you sheeptard. His parents are from Taiwan.

You can be fluent in Chinese, live the rest of your life in China, marry a Chinese girl but you'll never be Chinese(ethnically at least)
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Old 02-12-2013, 11:55 PM   #78
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Agreed. The West has developed a marxist school of thought when it comes to race and now you can't even say humans can be distinguished by race as it's viewed as racist. Irony! Everyone is different, every culture is different.

Bottom line is that people are different. People in the Balkans have different head shapes, physical features, etc, than a person from Sweden for example. A man in Montenegro averages around 6'1 feet tall, robust face, odd shaped head, long and bent nose which is completely different than the average man from Uzbekistan for example. The physical aspects of humans can distinguish us on race let alone social aspects.

I also don't rule out the fact that some humans have neanderthal dna(I know humans can't mix bla bla..)

The problem is that physical differences are so varied both between and within races that it makes racial distinctions meaningless. There are overlaps, just because one particular race might have a higher average - say in speed - doesn't mean that everyone in that race is faster than everyone in another race. There is overlap. In fact you can have more in common with someone from another race than someone from the same race.

The visual stuff (height, skin colour, facial features) is largely arbitrary and doesn't have much functional meaning in the modern world where we spend most of our time indoors benefiting from the agricultural, industrial, and technological revolutions.
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Old 02-12-2013, 11:59 PM   #79
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I've noticed that many white folks my age, especially the women, tend to speak very deliberately (talking with their hands, putting emphasis on every other word) in comparison to niggas. They also tend to laugh more quietly.

Of course, this is generally speaking.
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Old 02-13-2013, 12:03 AM   #80
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The problem is that physical differences are so varied both between and within races that it makes racial distinctions meaningless. There are overlaps, just because one particular race might have a higher average - say in speed - doesn't mean that everyone in that race is faster than everyone in another race. There is overlap. The visual stuff (height, skin colour, facial features) is largely arbitrary and doesn't have much functional meaning in the modern world where we spend most of our time indoors benefiting from the agricultural, industrial, and technological revolutions.

I'm not talking about attributes like speed or strength as anyone can be possess those skills at birth or through practice.

I don't get your second part as well.. Certain groups of people do indeed have physical features that is common in their ethnic group. I'll bring back the Montenegro example. Montenegrin are probably the tallest people in the world, it's a common trait for them. The people have on average different skull shape due to their environment, etc.

I guess it doesn't hold much meaning in life but so don't sports?(is that your argument?)
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Old 02-13-2013, 12:04 AM   #81
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Yes, Jeremy Lin is more Chinese than you sheeptard. His parents are from Taiwan.

You can be fluent in Chinese, live the rest of your life in China, marry a Chinese girl but you'll never be Chinese(ethnically at least)
Lin has never lived in China. How is he more Chinese than a Chinese citizen?
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Old 02-13-2013, 12:10 AM   #82
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Not trying to be offensive but I bet u my internet reputation that
the good Azns are of

- Chinese, Japanese, Korean descent

and the bad AZN'z are of

- Filipino, Laosian, Thai, or Cambodian descent.

And the Viets are split between the two groups.

Come at me.
Bad might not be the correct label. Less successful than the top group for sure.
The Big 3 have been part of American history/culture since the late 1800's or early 1900's. They have a long history of generations here.

Whereas the second group are relatively new to the States, only been on the scene since end of the Vietnam War(1975), some didn't come until the 80's/90's. Every new immigrant group will always struggle in a new environment, new culture, new world.

Viets, Khmers/Cambodians and Laotians were notorious for gang activities in the 80's and 90's but I think a lot of that has settled down now. Also, factor in that those countries are much less developed than China, Japan and South Korean. They were already at a disadvantage in their motherland compared to the Big 3.

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Old 02-13-2013, 12:13 AM   #83
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I'm not talking about attributes like speed or strength as anyone can be possess those skills at birth or through practice.

I don't get your second part as well.. Certain groups of people do indeed have physical features that is common in their ethnic group. I'll bring back the Montenegro example. Montenegrin are probably the tallest people in the world, it's a common trait for them. The people have on average different skull shape due to their environment, etc.

I guess it doesn't hold much meaning in life but so don't sports?(is that your argument?)

Yes, in the second part I am basically saying that even though they have different physical traits they don't really mean anything because their functions have become obsolete.

In sports you might find differences at those high levels, but they don't really apply to the population as a whole.
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Old 02-13-2013, 12:16 AM   #84
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P.S. I gotta give a lot of credit to the Viets for running the nail salons across the country like it's their own invention or something. With little resources, little US education, they came up with a simple yet brilliant plan to make a good living.

That's street smarts.
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Old 02-13-2013, 08:42 AM   #85
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Yes, Jeremy Lin is more Chinese than you sheeptard. His parents are from Taiwan.

You can be fluent in Chinese, live the rest of your life in China, marry a Chinese girl but you'll never be Chinese(ethnically at least)

Whoah, I disagree with that completely. That is only true if you 100% base ethnicity on lineage alone.

My buddy sitting next to me right now has Turkish parents, but he is infinitely more Dutch than a child of Dutch immigrants who didn't grow up here will ever be. He has the ingrained communal understanding and values that you only get from growing up in a community.
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Old 02-13-2013, 01:49 PM   #86
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Yes, Jeremy Lin is more Chinese than you sheeptard. His parents are from Taiwan.
You can be fluent in Chinese, live the rest of your life in China, marry a Chinese girl but you'll never be Chinese(ethnically at least)


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Ethnicity or ethnic group is a socially defined category based on common culture or nationality.

His parents are from taiwan....not him....He is American Nationality wise......so am I......but,

Common Culture?....I speak Mandarin Chinese......hell I even speak some Cantonese.I have lived in Mainland China and I have Lived in Taiwan for over 2 years.While I lived in Taiwan I traveled all over the Island....

- I chewed Beetlenut and shoveled the same dirt with the Lower Class.....I had my own yamaha scooter and Drove through Taiwan's Traffic for over a year....I played sports in the Famous Kaohsiung City...

- I used to talk about War and Politics with this old Taiwanese man who Battled the Chinese....and was ready to battle them again if they kept trying to Invade his tiny little Island.

- My Chinese name is Se Lang....( Sir Long)...the Colored Wolf ( any of my Chinese Brothers want to define that go ahead).....I have battled with my Taiwanese Brothers against the Chinese Gangs....( the ones with f'ed up Kripted Hair)

- I was able to have some of the most Beautiful Woman the island has ever seen....( and some of the not so Beautiful).....I danced in the smog/Pollution...I also had to get a mask at 7 eleven.

- I saw some of the toughest/passionate people I ever seen.....I saw all my pre concieved Ideas get thrown outta the window.

- I seen My Driver pull over and beat the **** outta another Taxi Driver for smashing his side mirror ( Taiwans taxi drivers don't exchange Insurance...only fists)

- I walked through Snake alley and drank Blood and The Venom.....I ate raw Octopus...I learned how to BBQ taiwanese style...I drank Milk tea every damn day....


- I saw the heart of Taiwan and Lived it.....I am far more Taiwanese then soemone who was born and raised in America , maybe visited Taiwan once or twice....doesn't speak Fluent mandarin, aint never put 5 people on a Scooter and went down the Highway...aint never been to Snake Alley , aint never taught Grip loads of Taiwanese girls how to do the ***** steamer , wasn't there when China was getting ready to invade....aint never chewed beetlenut....and wasn't given a Chinese name by real dudes who would be ready to Ride till the wheels fall off.



Se Lang may not look Like Jeremy Lin....but I am more Taiwanese then him.....

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Old 02-13-2013, 02:32 PM   #87
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White people are boring & fake.

Black people are ghetto & will rob you if you make eye contact.

Asians are nerdy & socially awkward.

Brown people smell funny.

I guess whoever negged me with this creepy comment: "i'd like to lick your **** leakage" couldn't take sarcasm?!?!
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