Highlighting a handful of insanely gorgeous genetic-lottery winners doesn’t exactly contradict the assertion that average Asian men like me are, in the eyes, minds, and hearts of the West, inherently unappealing.
In fact, these hyper-hot galleries underscore the fact that these guys are ; that by reaching an optimal standard of Western masculine beauty, these Asian men have managed to overcome their racialized lack of appeal.
It's good to be popular on online dating sites — unless that popularity is for all the wrong reasons.
That's the dilemma so many Asian women face when they delve into the world of digital dating.
before permanently deleting my account after receiving little more than creepy (and sometimes downright revolting) messages," the anonymous Asian-American columnist "O. The developers say this format helps stem the tide of the unsavory, unwanted messages Siren's approach just might be what women are looking for.All of New York’s leading Asian American politicians sent a joint letter to Endemol Shine, who produce Harvey’s show, demanding an immediate public apology for his “offensive, classless comments.” Many others reacted to the slight by going on the offensive: @bradleytraynor @mytalkcolleen maybe Steve Harvey needs to have pictures of random Asian men tweeted to him. pic.twitter.com/vfo0pv CK3O — Paulbos Resists (@paulbos) January 13, 2017 Within hours, the internet hive mind had posted a staggering array of undeniably hot Asian guys, such as those on this expertly curated list by Huffington Post relationship editor Brittany Wong: “21 Fine-As-Hell Asian Men Who Will Make You Swoon And Then Some.” This is hardly the first time lists like this have popped up—they’re generated any time a celebrity or media organization invokes the stereotypical image of the Asian male.Wong’s is very similar to this Buzz Feed post published back in 2014.In doing so, we’re reinforcing the basic premise of critics like Harvey: that adherence to Western masculinity should be the yardstick by which manhood and sexual appeal are universally measured.Instead of rejecting objectification and fetishization—realities that Asian women face every day—Asian men are To be clear, being compared to these paragons doesn’t really impact me, personally. I’ve been fortunate enough to have reached a point in my life where I don’t feel the need to measure attractiveness based on how much laundry you could do on my stomach.