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This was the tone employed by the sample of British singletons who formed the focus of One man, Jordan, who had been happy to proclaim his preference for “white girls”, also said he’d never slept with a woman larger than a size 12.
However, I was interested to note that this size-based prejudice prompted a perfunctory, but still significant, self-chastisement on his part.
Add in refugees, desperate soldiers, scheming nobles and a pair of thoroughly wicked witches, and life is going to be very busy indeed.
Good thing he has magic of his own to even the scales. story and the world making has been done superbly well.
The programme broadcast a social experiment intended to highlight how race might be affecting the ways in which the British populace select prospective partners.
When watching the show, I was surprised, as I often am in real life, by the confidence, assurance and total lack of shame with which people profess their racial “type”.
Even though I felt that this nuance was missed out, however, I enjoyed and thought it was, in many ways, helpful and progressive.
But I also think that many people of colour are a little tired of explaining and excusing racial bias.
He was aware that this preference for a slim build was ”quite bad” but was apparently unaware that saying he wasn’t really “into” mixed race girls might also be problematic.