0 thoughts on “Stuff White People Like

  1. 94. Goodreads

    Goodreads combines many of the things white people like. They can hang out on the internet, talk to people who have similar views on Sarah Palin and climate change, feel their liberal arts degree is useful for something and put down other white people while pretending to have pleasant conversations with them. The very best part, though, is being able to show everyone the books they’ve read. If a white person has read a book, they really want all the other white people to know they’v

  2. Stuff White People Like may be misleading to some because, from the title, they’ll expect this book to be about stuff that white people like.

    Various white demographics weren’t hurt in the making of this book.

    This is not necessarily the fact. In Lander’s own words (pulled indiscreetly from wikipedia), this book is “rather a stereotype of affluent, environmentally and socially conscious, anti-corporate white North Americans, who typically hold a degree in the liberal arts.”

    In other words: Hipster

  3. Hey Brian,

    Do you guys want play Cranium tomorrow night? Otherwise you could come over at like 10:30 and we could go to the farmer’s market. I have been trying to buy local and it is actually the cheapest place to get organic apples. Anyway, you guys could come if you want. There is a new brunch place I want to try. You could also go to the thrift store with us. We want to get tacky wedding decorations.

    OMG, have you ever seen that movie Flirting? We watched it last night on Netflix streaming dur

  4. Wow! I’m not nearly as white as I thought!

    I only scored 25% when I took the “How White Are You” quiz in the back of the book.

    Some of my likes that are shared with other white people are coffee, tea, dogs, beards, glasses, expensive sandwiches, hardwood floors, T-shirts, vintage, bakeries and making others feel bad for not going outdoors.

    On the other hand, I have no interest whatsoever in $800 strollers, rock climbing, music festivals, gifted children, microbreweries,Apple products, having two la

  5. Beneath the humour of this (mostly hilarious) book is an important statement about the homogeneity, pretence, and entitlement of the white middle classes in their movements as the luckiest bastards on this planet. Chortle, white people (for white people like Stuff White People Like—it’s so true!), but peer long into the mirror, accept your inherent racism, the pathetic logic you use for defending selfish life choices, your shameless acceptance of white privilege as a right, your predilection for

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