Stuff White People Like

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They love nothing better than sipping free-trade gourmet coffee, leafing through the Sunday New York Times, and listening to David Sedaris on NPR (ideally all at the same time). Apple products, indie music, food co-ops, and vintage T-shirts make them weak in the knees. They believe they’re unique, yet somehow they’re all exactly the same, talking about how they “get” Sarah Silverman’s “subversive” comedy and Wes Anderson’s “droll” films. They’re also down with diversity and up on all the best microbrews, breakfast spots, foreign cinema, and authentic sushi. They’re organic, ironic, and do not own TVs. You know who they are: They’re white people. And they’re here, and you’re gonna have to deal. Fortunately, here’s a book that investigates, explains, and offers advice for finding social success with the Caucasian persuasion. So kick back on your IKEA couch and lose yourself in the ultimate guide to the unbearable whiteness of being.

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You know them, you see them all the time at farmers' markets and organic cafes, you might even be one of them! They love nothing better than sipping fair-trade gourmet coffee, leafing throughthe Sunday New York Times, and listening to David Sedaris on NPR (ideally all at the same time). Apple products, indie music, food co-ops and vintage t-shirts make them weak at the knees. They'realso down with diversity and up on all the beset microbrews, breakfast spots, foreign cinema and authentic sushi. They believe they're unique yet somehow they're all exactly the same. You know whothey are: they're white people. And they're here. Fortunately, here's a book that investigates, explains and offers advice for finding social success with the Caucasian persuasion. So kick back on your IKEAcouch and lose yourself in the ultimate guide to the unbearable whiteness of being.

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CHRISTIAN LANDER is the creator of the website Stuff White People Like. He is a Ph.D. dropout who was the 2006 public speaking instructor of the year at Indiana University. He has lived in Toronto, Montreal, Copenhagen, Tucson, Indiana, and now Los Angeles, where he lives with his wife, Jess, a photographer who contributed many of the photos in the book.

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