To the black americans, i need some help understanding you?
I'm not racist...Well maybe by pointing out your race I am. But everyone has their prejudices and stereotypes because it is a natural function of the brain to protect itself. But anyways let me know what you think. I've come across many black people in my life and i find these few things in common. When i seem to complain to a black person about how rude and loud they are, they always seem to use "what you saying that cuz i'm black?" No, stupid i'm not saying that cuz your black, i'm saying it cuz your LOUD. Why do black people (no this does not apply to all of black people) say such things? They also say stuff like "cuz i'm black i don't get equal opportunities." For some this stands true. But in my experience many of these acclaimed gangsters say it. I find this intriguing because these gangsters choose to give up their education and are unhappy at working at McDonalds. So at least here in SF i think they have good opportunities they just throw it away. CAn someone clarify this 4 m sorry dtrain didn't mean to offend you. But what makes you think I'm white? i think you're also only seeing what you want to see. I'm trying to learn and i just put an observation i see out there and am trying to understand why there seems to be some trend as why many black people blame others for being racist when it has nothing entirely to do with it. And for your fact im asian. oh and to why something something. Your telling me i'm racist when you just made a racist comment yourself. I'm stating an observation i see and would like you to evaluate it. IN no way was i referring to all black people since i know that not all black people act that way. But in this case alot that I have seen do and i was wondering why, I was only looking for an answer and in no way was i attacking you personally. This question was not meant to offend anybody and if you take offense in it well don't answer and hit the back command button. Thats all you have to do and for the person (i forgot the name as i type this) who answered about seeing racism in nothing i appreciate it. That was the kind of answer i was looking for. And why do you all assume i'm white and this is a white and black issue. Its not IM JAPANESE AND CHINESE. And my people have gone through prejudice as well. maybe not the same as black people but in different ways. My grandparents were stuck in internment camps while no Germans were put into internment camps. My grandparents were stuck on angel island. My great great aunt was faced with many prejudices as well when she was the wife of a man who worked on the railroad. So please don't assume about my race just because of the topic of my question. oh and thanks for the personal attacks (most of you) and for the wrong kind of attacks.
Asked By: Jeffrey G - 6/18/2008
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
I'm a black woman who is VERY intelligent. I, too, see other blacks carry a SHOCKING IGNORENCE, that make me shutter sometimes. I am a officer at one of my jobs. For 20 years, the building that i work in was whites only. Now that the manager on the upper level own a specific business, Only LOUD, ghetto acting black... More
Answered By: AngelicBeauty - 6/18/2008
Additional Answers (10)
dont we all.
Answered By: redneck boy - 6/18/2008
1. You will only see what you lok for... More
Answered By: dtrain - 6/18/2008
You need to get out more and meet more black people. The understanding you seek will follow.
Answered By: ApocalypseLater - 6/18/2008
O.k what would you like me to do if every black man you met was loud and obnoxious, would you like me to go to the secret board of black men and address this matter to them, so that this one white man will feel less burdened. Pleases, give me a break i can't see what your questions is trying to achieve , in fact i don'... More
Answered By: Jamal K - 6/18/2008
I'm guessing that you haven't run into enough black people in your life if all of them are rude and loud, and blame "the man" for not letting them live the American Dream. I don't do either, and I talk to lots and lots of white people every day. Although I don't know all of the circumstances behind your encounter... More
Answered By: Judgie C - 6/18/2008
you are racist. you dont see the same pattern in white people? those red necks who live in trailer parks? of course you dont. because your racist.
Answered By: whyispeeyellow - 6/18/2008
im not racist but... More
Answered By: SiLlY fArT - 6/18/2008
Clarify what... More
Answered By: 7 - 6/18/2008
i'm quiet does that make me..unblack?
Answered By: kevinsnatchatori - 6/18/2008
"When i seem to complain to a black person about how rude and loud they are, they always seem to use "what you saying that cuz i'm black... More
Answered By: psychmaj323 - 6/18/2008
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
Work At Home Jobs Make $87/HR, Jobs Seen On TV. Jobs Hiring Now
No Fee - $17-$27/hr Working at Home. Requirements: Must Have Computer
Up to $47/hr Part-Time Job Openings. Free Schedule, No Scam. Start Now
Other Career Questions
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Hi ok im 19 and about to start college to do an acess course into a university. Ive been browsing through all the courses and im tottaly stuck! I thought politics but im scared ill end up with some r...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.