“My biggest fear in publishing this book was promoting the very thing you were concerned about going into it. I talked to my agent and editor about this in length and how I was worried the book might come across as bashing Chinese men. They both said it’s a very personal story about one Asian man and that I wasn’t generalizing. Well, maybe two if you include Japanese Father.” Continue reading Interview: “Good Chinese Wife” Author Susan Blumberg-Kason
Silence by Asian men was considered tacit agreement, an acquiescence to truth behind the racially motivated bigotry. This was error, and in my observation, caused largely by the cultural differences in masculine virtue. Boastfulness and immodesty are inconsistent with traditional notions of the ideal man in many Asian cultures.
As my mother taught me, a decent and “real man” does the right thing because it is right and seeking personal attention or notoriety is distasteful. The ideal man acts, while the lesser man talks about acting. Living in the U.S. and bridging the cultural divide is difficult, especially when another common ideal is family harmony and representing one’s house with dignity. This is something I continue to struggle with and no one in my family knows… Continue reading ‘Asian Penis’ Dominates Top 5 Non Sex Posts of 2015
The working title was too bold of a claim, “Everything You Know of World Geography Is a Lie,” but it’s how outraged I was when I discovered the magnitude of how misleading of the Mercator Projection was. It’s not terribly new information, but it’s new to me and the interactive map I used (demonstration and … Continue reading We Are Misled About Geography
There are two types of mind ownership. One is from the inside; the other is from the outside. This post is about the latter, using outside influences to manipulating a person into doing something or thinking in a certain way. Continue reading Techniques to “Own” Someone’s Mind
I’m directing this post primarily to Americans . More specifically, I am directing it at any American who has used the words “conspiracy theorist” or relied on government funded “debunker’ personas to convince him or herself that they didn’t need to address the questions at issue in a direct open and objective manner. Continue reading 52 Nobel Prize Laureates, 63 Nat’l Medal of Sciences Awardees & 15,000 Scientists “DEBUNKED!”
So that night you celebrated your anniversary with your lover, drinking wine and having sex all night? Yeah, the CDC says you’ve just spent the night raping each other. This is the basis for a supposed American ‘rape culture’.
Further aggravating the disparity is the phrasing chosen by the CDC to bias respondents.. Continue reading The False Rape Statistics Behind “Rape Culture”