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Old 01-10-2009, 08:28 PM
Omega Glory is offline
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Originally Posted by NinetyWt View Post
I don't know; maybe an old-fashioned thing? I had friends growing up who tried their darndest to stay as light-colored as they could. A lot of folks divided into two camps: dark and light (the country people used the term "bright").
Well, I'm only twenty-six, and hear it from people my age and younger...

It's the opposite with my white friends. "Ugh, I'm so white I glow in the dark! I need to get some sun!" Or buy bronzing cream, if they're concerned about UV rays.

Vox, I don't know any black African immigrants to know if they get any lighter over here, but your average black American isn't 100% black, which plays a part.

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