the post-racial world

A Sad White Dude Contemplating the Decline of White People

The above photo is the first result that came up when we searched iStockphoto for “sad white dude.” (Technically, it was the second one; the first one was kind of expensive.) What is the occasion for this white-person sadness? The Times reports:


Sometime in the next three decades, white people will no longer represent the majority of the United States. They will instead become … the plurality. This is a huge development for our imaginary social constructs. 

Sad White Guy Contemplates Decline of White Guys