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White People Approved

by Staff


Tags: Race, White People, Satire, Stuff White People Like, Black People Love Us, ,

Thumbs Up BabyIf you like public radio, traveling, Wes Anderson movies, and irony, there’s a chance you might be white. The hilarious blog Stuff White People Like chronicles some of the things most popular with Caucasians. As the author says, “They are pretty predictable.” The website carries on the tradition of race-based satire started by BlackPeopleLoveUs.com, but this blog is still being updated regularly.

Here’s an example:

#47 Indie Music

If you want to understand white people, you need to understand indie music. As mentioned before, white people hate anything that’s “mainstream” and are desperate to find things that are more genuine, unique, and reflective of their experiences.

Fortunately, they have independent music.

Bennett Gordon

Image by Jason & Alyssa DeRusha, licensed under Creative Commons.