NAH! Twitter deletes his subsequent tweets from @POTUS. Let's get the obvious out of the way first: Long Duk Dong is a horrible personification of stereotypes Americans hold about Asians. Some argue that Charlie Chan or Long Duk Dong have been the most damaging stereotypes to the Asian/-American community; however, I feel that the cheap "comic" relief provided by Mr. Yunioshi stands out as an extremely racist portrayal. From what I recall, most exchange students are hosted by families with similarly school aged children. Then he jumps onto the person below — who turns out not to be his new American girlfriend. "In fact, I was working at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and I was accosted a couple of times by a couple of women who were just really irate and angry. He is currently filming a thriller in New Mexico. Aug 3, 2012 Ratings: +206,941 / 3,945 / -944. Showing such a movie "without a clear intent to educate the public about its racist portrayal, smacks of racism itself," says her letter. Long Duk Dong is considered one of the most racist portrayals of a minority movie character of all time. He answered my prayers. Trump permanently suspended from Twitter. For many millennials, Long Duk Dong, the foreign exchange student from John Hughes’ infamously racist 1984 film, was an introduction to the Asian comic-relief character. It seems like Marjorie gon chase a bag that makes her happy and provides her what she wants and that’s what Lori is... BeenAround I told you! I'm upset, The Disrespect! Give it to someone the next time you're playing and watch how they struggle. The Asian foreign exchange student Long Duk Dong is essentially a caricature of negative Asian stereotypes. So what. Senior Trump Official: We Were Wrong. Music Industry News and Views. "'What's happenin', hot stuff?' Sixteen Candles stole even that limited pleasure — and Asian-American guys focused their frustration on the actor who played Long Duk Dong. Long Duk Dong, ‘Sixteen Candles’ One of modern movie history’s most enduring teen films, Sixteen Candles, is also a showcase for one of its most offensive Asian stereotypes.At the beginning of the film, Long Duk Dong is a repressed nerd living with the lead character’s grandparents as an exchange student. Why are even asking that question? I've watched most of John Hughes movies, but the older I got I realized that he was an overrated racist. It's his face — not that of Molly Ringwald's heroine — on the Sixteen Candles DVD in that red Netflix envelope. "It took me a while to understand that," Watanabe says. That wasn't so bad: At least Lee, the martial-arts star, could kick ass. She's clearly not attracted to black men. And like most media cliches, it came with IRL implications. It’s time to nip this in the bud. So why do you like this movie? She's clearly not attracted to black men. 1. And don't black women do that with white men all the time talking about "pink peen" and how they're not hygienic, etc. For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand.’, Molly Ringwald Reflects John Hughes pics in MeToo: ‘Racist, Misogynistic – Deadline, (You must log in or sign up to reply here.). Hollywood may be importing leading men from Asia, one oft-heard argument says, but it has a ways to go with Asian Americans. I know you've seen it many times here on LSA. William was the one person White people could point to and say, “See? That's it, Rashid.. Just bow out gracefully and come take me on a date! ALL of them were held by WOMEN, Google officially suspends Parler from Google store, Warning signs of impending riots were all over social media Malcom Nance, Chatter about more MAGA attacks on the 17th, Mary Trump Predicts A “Dangerous” Next Two Weeks Under the Trump Administration. I prefer breakfast club, the lead girl is pretty to me. Who's your favourite sims character/family/world of all time? Hundreds of fans come out to hear their loyal renditions of '80s pop tunes. Oh, and along the way? Rayven Lashea, Jan 8, 2021 at 9:31 PM Racism. Yo, Is This Racist? Racism. For a generation of Americans, the answer to that question is a name: Long Duk Dong. Monday Seagull’s reviews. "The Donger needs food.". I’ll give you previews. William was the one person White people could point to and say, “See? It's like every bad stereotype possible, loaded into one character.". Jamal is always so enthusiastic and into it. True enough: More than 20 years after Sixteen Candles came out, people are still laughing at — and cringing over, and sometimes singing along with — the phenomenon that is Long Duk Dong. And, says Watanabe: "We really need an Asian-American star, and it hasn't happened." He was studious, awkward around women, and naively charismatic — in a Long Duk Dong kind of way. 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