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Christian Lander: Stuff White People Like, Coast to Coast

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Christian Lander: Stuff White People Like, Coast to Coast
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Blogger Christian Lander, founder of the website emStuff White People Likeem discusses his new book, emWhiter Shades of Pale: The Stuff White People Like, Coast to Coast, from Seattles Sweaters to Maines Microbrewsem. If you thought you had white people pegged as Oscar-party-throwing, Prius-driving, Sunday emNew York Timesem--reading, self-satisfied latte lovers--you were right. But if you thought diversity was just for other races, then hang on to your eco-friendly tote bags. Veteran white person Christian Lander is back with new information and advice on dealing with the Caucasian population. Sure, their indie-band T-shirts, trendy politics, vegan diets, and pop-culture references make them all seem the same. But a closer look reveals that from Austin to Australia, from L.A. to the U.K., indigenous white people are as different from one another as 1 percent rBGH-free milk is different from 2 percent. Where do skinny jeans and bulky sweaters rule? Where is down-market beer the nectar of the hip?moreless

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