Tweet Hilariously Turns Asian Stereotype On Its Head
Huffington Post - 2 months
Here’s a tweet that’ll have every Asian saying “yaaaas.”
Twitter user Helen Hou-Sandí just shut the Twitter game down in response to the racist belief that all Asians look alike. She shared a photo from a recent segment of “Anderson Cooper 360” that features Cooper, CNN counterterrorism analyst Philip Mudd and former U.S. army officer Mark Hertling.
Yeah, sure, it's Asians who all look same. pic.twitter.com/dxG2UvdJPj — Helen 侯-Sandí (@helenhousandi) December 9, 2016
Yup, *mic drop.*
The tweet went viral with thousands of retweets, and even received a like from Ellen Pao, former interim CEO of Reddit.
So far people who are unamused are pretty evenly split between "get back to being a model minority" and "BUT ANDERSON COOPER". — Helen 侯-Sandí (@helenhousandi) December 9, 2016
Though many Asians across social media rejoiced at the tweet, not everyone was thrilled. Hou-Sandí received messages from people arguing that “Asians look way mo
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