As Jewish people were permitted to assimilate into white culture and moved out of the inner cities, black people moved in and started playing more basketball. And having strong social connections is just as important for reducing heart disease as eating right and exercising. Computer's a person who contains multitudes, and probably has a real name. That's an insult because you're wearing fancy pants. And then that makes men specifically only have a very tiny window of how we can show up in the world. I bet he finished weeks ago. Men aren't being manipulated to do anything.
It's like you have a gift for it or something. Let's just finish the sc Wade, thank you so much for being on our sitcom, we really appreciate it. We were all brought up believing that the only way to be a real man is to live out this stereotype, but it's not true. Drinking lots, driving fast, and dying young! Rick, the tool store says they need you to come in. We don't need to change a thing.
I think when it comes to gender equality, we have to own the fact that we have been socialized to believe certain things about women which impacts what we think about gay men, about trans folks, right? If I wanted to read one of those books now, what should I start with? They were even used to argue against civil rights. Don't men deserve to take time for ourselves and have meaningful friendships? The State Department highlighted Asian-American artists, politicians, and even sent an all Chinese-American basketball team on tour overseas. Don't worry, guys, I see this all the time. You've widened mine, and, uh, yeah, - thank you so much for coming on the show. The same is true of basketball.
Um, well, so the model minority myth is kind of a specific stereotype that's That's usually put on, you know, some groups of Asian Americans, not others. Actually, this is gonna make your show better. Knockin' bottles of beer down and bottling our emotions up! This is all your fault. W do you think this is an authentic set to a teenage boy? I'm out of a job now. Now, this fueled racist claims that black people had no one to blame but themselves if they experienced poverty and other social disadvantages. Yeah, I think the problem just seems to be assumptions about people, you know? We can drink from any water fountain we want, and swim in any p White people are leaving. Man, this 21-minute runtime is restrictive.
If you wanna talk to me, Trey, how about we go someplace we can be alone? But there's actually a lot of strength in being vulnerable. And the most sinister part of this myth is it was used to put other minorities down. Yep, and the result of that bullshit is that swimming never became a part of black culture. It must be because of your natural advantage. And the model minority myth hurts Asian people too. There are so many different ways for us to be men if we choose to be. Next he's gonna say men need pedicures and book clubs.
We've all been feeling boxed in by stereotypes. Oh, I can't wait to tell you all about my motorcycle. Forget all that nastiness earlier, America loves our Asian sports heroes. Boy, all you Jews are good at basketball. But even those Those stereotypes are not even internally consistent.
But that's not because of natural ability, it's because of access and opportunity. If we can model that vulnerability and hold each other accountable when we see other men performing hurtful behavior, that's how we can take the first step. Trey, I had no idea. Well, I have pre-teen boys, um, and their room is a lot messier. Maybe to you, but these jokes aren't so funny when you realize that these stereotypes have a really dark history. A history of pools party. And I think you should start examining why you think it's okay to say things like that.
Whoa, you don't wanna let anyone ever know that you once hugged another man, okay? Fine, but I'm not paying for any overtime. Like today, we know that blackface isn't funny. So America embarked on a propaganda campaign to tout Asian American success stories. No, Carmen, it's not you. Inviting a black guy to a pool party is like inviting you to a coolparty. Yeah, I wonder - Because they're white.