Say, for example, that I am asked the question “How tall does a man have to before you want to date him” and I respond that height doesn’t matter to me.If I then only try initiate relationships with men who are over 6’, say, then my revealed preference is for tall men, not short men.The concept of revealed preference is an important one for economists, which is why we rarely rely on surveys to determine preferences.
“The researchers realize that their results can be depressing, but they also agree with the many readers who caution against reading too much into the preferences of online daters and speed daters. I married a black man, who I am now (17 years later) divorcing, but the point is that I think the world is FULL of potential, why limit yourself?
In Western society, as communities become more diverse, mixed ethnicity or interracial relationships are increasing in prevalence. You need to pick up a book regarding Biology, Science and Social Science so you can try to escape that prison you call a brain.
In the United States, one in ten married couples are interracial, an increase of 28% over ten years. A recent Pew survey found nine in ten Americans viewed mixed ethnicity marriage as neutral or a change for the better in society. Maybe you should crawl into a deep abyss so you will never see disgusting, dark people ever again.
I will certainly attest that some of the things I say to my closest friends are so profane and ridiculous that I would never dare share it with unfamiliar company.
While the comfort of being able to be yourself, as they say, around your familiars is something devoutly to be wished, it occasionally presents a quandary whenever a friend says something that troubles you.