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2nd Aug '16 3:19:10 PM acrobox
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In RealLife, it should be noted that white male-asian female is the most common interracial pairing in the United States. But we won't get into the psychology or implications of real people here.
31st Jul '16 12:33:13 PM nombretomado
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%% * Joel Kent and Mei-Lai in the DCComics {{Elseworld}} ''SupermanAndBatmanGenerations''.
%% * Gender-inverted with [[TheAtom Ryan Choi]] and his white girlfriend, [[TinyGuyHugeGirl Giganta]].

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%% * Joel Kent and Mei-Lai in the DCComics Creator/DCComics {{Elseworld}} ''SupermanAndBatmanGenerations''.
%% * Gender-inverted with [[TheAtom [[ComicBook/TheAtom Ryan Choi]] and his white girlfriend, [[TinyGuyHugeGirl Giganta]].
13th Jul '16 12:08:14 PM matruz
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* [[DefiedTrope Defied]] with a comic strip produced by the government of China which warns Chinese women on dating foreigners, on the grounds that they could be undercover spies. [[http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/21/asia/china-foreign-spies/ No kidding]].

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* [[DefiedTrope Defied]] with a comic strip produced by the government of China which warns Chinese women on dating foreigners, on the grounds that they could be [[HoneyTrap undercover spies.spies]]. [[http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/21/asia/china-foreign-spies/ No kidding]].
31st May '16 7:21:54 PM ionicgash
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Sadly, interracial relationships in general are still a [[MalignedMixedMarriage touchy subject]]. There still exists the notion that [[EntitledToHaveYou the women of a social category somehow "belong" to the men of that category and vice-versa]]. Those who stray are often considered some kind of [[CategoryTraitor traitor to 'their people']]. [[note]]Asiatic-European pairings are also plagued by the shadow of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orientalism Orientalism]], and a long history of stories about "pink men rescuing brown women from evil brown men". Though 'Orientalism' was originally defined by European attitudes to the Middle East, European eyes went on to view the Far East through the same paradigm.[[/note]] In any case, the modern {{stereotype}} of Asian women is that they're charmingly exotic, uber-domestic, [[AsianHookerStereotype unquestioningly-subservient nymphomaniacs]]... or, at the other extreme, [[AsianAirhead an uneducated, ditzy moron]]. Thus, her Caucasian lover will arrive and be somehow "better" than her Asian peers, often to the point of her complete devotion.

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Sadly, interracial Interracial relationships in general are still a [[MalignedMixedMarriage touchy subject]]. There still exists the notion that [[EntitledToHaveYou the women of a social category somehow "belong" to the men of that category and vice-versa]]. Those who stray are often considered some kind of [[CategoryTraitor traitor to 'their people']]. [[note]]Asiatic-European Asiatic-European pairings are also plagued by the shadow of [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Orientalism Orientalism]], and a long history of stories about "pink men rescuing brown women from evil brown men". Though 'Orientalism' was originally defined by European attitudes to the Middle East, European eyes went on to view the Far East through the same paradigm.[[/note]] In any case, the modern {{stereotype}} of Asian women is that they're charmingly exotic, uber-domestic, [[AsianHookerStereotype unquestioningly-subservient nymphomaniacs]]... or, at the other extreme, [[AsianAirhead an uneducated, ditzy moron]]. Thus, her Caucasian lover will arrive and be somehow "better" than her Asian peers, often to the point of her complete devotion.
30th May '16 8:21:27 PM Berrenta
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* In the Chinese novel ''Shanghai Baby'' by Zhou Weihui, the main character, a Shanghai woman in her 20s, is in a relationship with a caring but sexually impotent Chinese man, and has a steamy affair with a Western expatriate. The latter is depicted as a tall, blond, sexually aggressive German, which incidentally goes to show that the Chinese too think that BlondGuysAreEvil.

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* In the Chinese novel ''Shanghai Baby'' by Zhou Weihui, the main character, a Shanghai woman in her 20s, is in a relationship with a caring but sexually impotent Chinese man, and has a steamy affair with a Western expatriate. The latter is depicted as a tall, blond, sexually aggressive German, which incidentally goes to show that the Chinese too think that BlondGuysAreEvil.German.
28th May '16 9:14:21 AM IndirectActiveTransport
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%% * Inverted when it came to Tajiri and Torrie Wilson, and four years later another inversion came when Kenzo Suzuki fell for Torrie.
%% * DanielBryan spurned the advances of the Bella Twins (Latinas) in favour of Asian-Canadian GailKim. This doesn't pop up as much in WWE as you might think given that they love pairing Superstars and Divas as couples. The main reason is GailKim has been the only Asian diva on the roster for years. She was the only Asian diva in her first run back in 2003/2004 and is also again now since 2009.

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%% * Inverted when it came to Wrestling/YoshihiroTajiri and Wrestling/TorrieWilson. Tajiri wore the pants in the relationship, both literally and Torrie Wilson, figuratively and four years later another inversion came became increasingly jealous and controlling of Wilson as it went on, forcing her to dress how she wanted and dressing her down for not loving him as a way to take out his frustrations on losing matches. Torrie, for her part, just took it, simply shaking her head when Kenzo Suzuki fell Tajiri questioned her loyalties.
* Jade Chung with Wrestling/RoderickStrong and Wrestling/AJStyles, as a result of the former sticking up
for Torrie.
and ultimately saving her from her old boss, the nefarious Prince Nana and his "crown jewel" Jimmy Rave, who literally walked all over her. In time Chung would develop as much fortitude as a pro wrestling manager can get away with having, even returning the favor to Rave.
%% * DanielBryan Wrestling/DanielBryan spurned the advances of the Bella Twins (Latinas) in favour of Asian-Canadian GailKim.Wrestling/GailKim. This doesn't pop up as much in WWE as you might think given that they love pairing Superstars and Divas as couples. The main reason is GailKim Gail Kim has been the only Asian diva on the roster for years. She was the only Asian diva in her first run back in 2003/2004 and is also again now since 2009.
8th May '16 5:10:13 PM nombretomado
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%% * On ''MissionHill'', Andy and Kevin both fall for Tina, George's older sister - Kevin because she's a fellow sci-fi geek, and Andy because, well, she's hot.

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%% * On ''MissionHill'', ''WesternAnimation/MissionHill'', Andy and Kevin both fall for Tina, George's older sister - Kevin because she's a fellow sci-fi geek, and Andy because, well, she's hot.



%% * Flip-flopped in ''HeyArnold'' with Phoebe's parents: An Asian father and a white mother. (Though, due to his surname, her father could only be half-Asian.)

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%% * Flip-flopped in ''HeyArnold'' ''WesternAnimation/HeyArnold'' with Phoebe's parents: An Asian father and a white mother. (Though, due to his surname, her father could only be half-Asian.)
22nd Apr '16 10:35:19 AM matruz
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* [[DefiedTrope Defied]] with a comic strip produced by the government of China which warns Chinese women on dating foreigners, on the grounds that they could be undercover spies. [[http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/21/asia/china-foreign-spies/ No kidding]].



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* [[DefiedTrope Defied]] with a comic strip produced by the government of China which warns Chinese women on dating foreigners, on the grounds that they could be undercover spies. [[http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/21/asia/china-foreign-spies/ No kidding]].
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22nd Apr '16 10:31:57 AM matruz
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* [[DefiedTrope Defied]] with a comic strip produced by the government of China which warns Chinese women on dating foreigners, on the grounds that they could be undercover spies. [[http://www.cnn.com/2016/04/21/asia/china-foreign-spies/ No kidding]].
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18th Apr '16 1:11:43 AM aye_amber
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%% * "China Girl" was penned by DavidBowie and IggyPop for the latter's 1977 album ''The Idiot'', though it's Bowie's CoverVersion in 1983 that's better-known. The inspiration for the song comes from Pop's confession of his love for Kuelan Nguyen, so take from that what you will.

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%% * "China Girl" was penned by DavidBowie Music/DavidBowie and IggyPop Music/IggyPop for the latter's 1977 album ''The Idiot'', though it's Bowie's CoverVersion in 1983 that's better-known. The inspiration for the song comes from Pop's confession of his love for Kuelan Nguyen, so take from that what you will.
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