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« Reply #75 on: June 16, 2012, 06:59:42 pm »
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I've never had another against people of another race, but I've just never been attracted to girls (or guys) of another race. So no.
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« Reply #76 on: June 16, 2012, 07:02:56 pm »
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I wouldn't, simply because I don't really find people of other races attractive. I just don't.
Well if you read through this thread you'll find yourself in fine company with a gay South African who also happens to be a dedicated racist.  

Well it's not a conscious decision and not anything I can change, so what do you expect me to do?

I realized that in retrospect after I made the post -that's why I deleted it.  I am just going to assume (until told otherwise) that you will not marry women of a different race simply because you aren't attracted to them -not because you find white women inherently superior to them.    

I know plenty of people of other races who are women, and they all seem like fine people; I just aren't physically attracted to them. Nothing wrong with em, but just not attracted to them.
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« Reply #77 on: June 16, 2012, 07:09:21 pm »
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Why not? But, I am for the most part, mainly attracted to white women, and Europeans especially are preferable to American women. I can't explain it.
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« Reply #78 on: June 16, 2012, 07:11:09 pm »
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Why not? But, I am for the most part, mainly attracted to white women, and Europeans especially are preferable to American women. I can't explain it.

I dunno, maybe it's genetics, maybe it's a subconscious socio-cultural thing; it'd be an interesting thing to study psychologically, actually.
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« Reply #79 on: June 16, 2012, 07:24:29 pm »
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I voted wrong before I thought about it.  I voted no, but then I just realized I totally would marry a Kenyan woman if the opportunity presents itself.  My vote should be a yes.

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« Reply #80 on: June 16, 2012, 07:44:55 pm »
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Almost every women in my area is of a different race so, yes.
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« Reply #81 on: June 16, 2012, 07:52:47 pm »
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I am not attracted to most African Americans or Hispanics, so no...but its not impossible, of course Smiley I would not marry outside my religion, however.
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« Reply #82 on: June 16, 2012, 07:58:34 pm »
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Of course I would, though I've never been attracted to any black/Asian/Hispanic/Native/anything else besides white men before. But then again, all my crushes are fictional.

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« Reply #83 on: June 16, 2012, 08:03:12 pm »
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My preferences, to the extent that I have them, are culturally determined. After three hours of watching the film Zulu, I found myself much more attracted to Bantu women than I normally am. The important thing was that I could locate them within the culture. I realize that this is just another form of fetishism, but then that is why relationships can't be based on sexual attraction alone.
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« Reply #84 on: June 16, 2012, 08:05:37 pm »
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I voted wrong before I thought about it.  I voted no, but then I just realized I totally would marry a Kenyan woman if the opportunity presents itself.  My vote should be a yes.

So other than Kenyan women, you would only marry a woman who is 31/32 white and 1/32 Native American?
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« Reply #85 on: June 16, 2012, 08:17:00 pm »
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I am not attracted to most African Americans or Hispanics, so no...but its not impossible, of course Smiley I would not marry outside my religion, however.

Is that a policy set by your church or is it something you've decided? Also, would you marry somebody not of your religion but who has a possibility of converting to it?
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« Reply #86 on: June 16, 2012, 08:17:20 pm »
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Asian women are pretty hot.

I'm not into the whole marriage thing though.
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« Reply #87 on: June 16, 2012, 08:54:55 pm »
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I am not attracted to most African Americans or Hispanics, so no...but its not impossible, of course Smiley I would not marry outside my religion, however.

Is that a policy set by your church or is it something you've decided? Also, would you marry somebody not of your religion but who has a possibility of converting to it?
Its a personal policy. It would lead to needless problems. I would never force my spouse to convert.
Asian women are pretty hot.

I'm not into the whole marriage thing though.
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« Reply #88 on: June 16, 2012, 09:19:29 pm »
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I am not attracted to most African Americans or Hispanics, so no...but its not impossible, of course Smiley I would not marry outside my religion, however.

Is that a policy set by your church or is it something you've decided? Also, would you marry somebody not of your religion but who has a possibility of converting to it?
Its a personal policy. It would lead to needless problems. I would never force my spouse to convert. .

What I mean is, if there's a girl you want to marry, who's not a member of your religion, who's open to and interested in it, but hasn't joined it but might do so in future?
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« Reply #89 on: June 16, 2012, 09:46:14 pm »
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I voted wrong before I thought about it.  I voted no, but then I just realized I totally would marry a Kenyan woman if the opportunity presents itself.  My vote should be a yes.

So other than Kenyan women, you would only marry a woman who is 31/32 white and 1/32 Native American?


I don't have any real desire or attraction to other African-Americans or Asian, Asian-American.  I wouldn't mind a Native American girl, either Potawatomi or other tribe, no matter the amount.  Mostly, though, other than Kenyan girls, I am attracted to predominately white girls.  And, really, I am more attracted to the whites than I am Kenyans.

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« Reply #90 on: June 16, 2012, 10:05:09 pm »
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I am not attracted to most African Americans or Hispanics, so no...but its not impossible, of course Smiley I would not marry outside my religion, however.

Is that a policy set by your church or is it something you've decided? Also, would you marry somebody not of your religion but who has a possibility of converting to it?
Its a personal policy. It would lead to needless problems. I would never force my spouse to convert.

Yeah.  I feel this way, too.  The denomination wouldn't be entirely important to me, though.
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« Reply #91 on: June 16, 2012, 11:17:03 pm »
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I plan to
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« Reply #92 on: June 16, 2012, 11:39:56 pm »
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Almost every guy of every race I know is attracted to Latinas. I guess they're the most likely to marry out out of any race/gender combination.
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« Reply #93 on: June 17, 2012, 12:03:17 am »
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I wouldn't marry at all.

But if I would, then of course.
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« Reply #94 on: June 17, 2012, 12:16:47 am »
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     The probability of that happening is extremely low. Not zero, but close enough that I consider it such in practice. So I guess my answer is no.
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« Reply #95 on: June 17, 2012, 12:19:14 am »
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Am I the only one reminded of this video (4:10 to 4:25 mark):

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4c3NhrApFME&t=4m10s

I voted wrong before I thought about it.  I voted no, but then I just realized I totally would marry a Kenyan woman if the opportunity presents itself.  My vote should be a yes.

So other than Kenyan women, you would only marry a woman who is 31/32 white and 1/32 Native American?


I don't have any real desire or attraction to other African-Americans or Asian, Asian-American.  I wouldn't mind a Native American girl, either Potawatomi or other tribe, no matter the amount.  Mostly, though, other than Kenyan girls, I am attracted to predominately white girls.  And, really, I am more attracted to the whites than I am Kenyans.

I'm a little lost as to what's so different about Kenyans compared to others from East Africa, but OK.
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« Reply #96 on: June 17, 2012, 03:45:44 am »
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I remember this thread. It's a bit scary in how much racism is going on in it.

My answer is yes, of course.
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« Reply #97 on: June 17, 2012, 03:46:37 am »
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How can you ask such a question ? I have no damn clue who I would or would not marry. Love depends on factors which are far beyond human comprehension and rationality.
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« Reply #98 on: June 17, 2012, 04:03:32 am »

I date outside my race more often than I've dated within it, so it's probably more likely than not.
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« Reply #99 on: June 17, 2012, 04:24:34 am »
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Depends on the woman.
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