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7 Annoying Things People Say To Interracial Couples

December 14, 2022

Photo credit: By DC_Studio. Photo description: interracial couple (white-presenting woman and Black man) looking upset at something on a smartphone. Probably, someone saying something annoying.

I’ve updated this story from June 2022 for three reasons: 1. Since I began writing about interracial families, people have said more annoying things; 2. I wanted to change the title from “stupid” to “annoying” things because of feedback about the harmful and ableist use of the term “stupid”; 3. The Respect for Marriage Act was just signed into law, codifying

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