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No Tans For Asi-Ans

(Sounds like a Jesse Jackson slogan.)

Readers of Seeing Calvin Coolidge in a Dream will recall the classic Chinese definition of female beauty: (in Cantonese) “fei-fei baak-baak.”

It means “fat and white.”

John Derbyshire — Mr. Derbyshire is a former contributing editor of National Review.

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