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why do african americans get their skin bleached?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 5:07 PM on Jun. 19, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I don't think Michael Jackson is even the same species of human as we are :D
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 5:19 PM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • because they want to be white
    SweetiePieAfWf

    Answer by SweetiePieAfWf at 5:09 PM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • I heard that "lighter" skin was considered pretty to some black communities.
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 5:10 PM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • the same reason white women tan...its stupid. be happy with the color god gave you
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:11 PM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • op here i just wanted to clarify I am not being mean, i just wondered. and Michael Jackson wtf was he thinking?
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:11 PM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • For the same reason White people tan their skin. They want to be another shade. Some do it for vanity reasons. Some for deeper reasons. Every race has people who will try to change what God gave them originally.
    SylviaNCali

    Answer by SylviaNCali at 5:13 PM on Jun. 19, 2009

  • yup, same reason white folks lay in the sun and fry their skin....some folks are just never happy with themselves just as they are
    admckenzie

    Answer by admckenzie at 5:17 PM on Jun. 19, 2009