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She said, of reaction to a British survey that found mixed-race people “more attractive”:

There are lot of mixed-race people in my Facebook circle of friends and a lot of them are posting and reposting this with very positive comments. It kind of skeeves me out though for some reason. I have also seen comments from various POC who are friends of friends saying things like “Yeah that’s why I married a white man!” Ugh. This comes up a lot with my daughter. She gets a lot of compliments and a lot of “Mixed-babies are the cutest!” Big UGH!

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About Tami

Tami Winfrey Harris writes about race, feminism, politics and pop culture at the blog What Tami Said. Her work has also appeared online at The Guardian’s Comment is Free, Ms. Magazine blog, Newsweek,, Huffington Post and Racialicious. She is a graduate of the Iowa State University Greenlee School of Journalism. She is mom to two awesome stepkids and spends her spare time researching her family history and cultivating a righteous 'fro.
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