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Racialicious Crush Of The Week: Sendhil Ramamurthy (Sort Of)

By Andrea Plaid

Adonis.

That is the only word that comes to my mind when I see Sendhil Ramamurthy.

Courtesy: accidentalsexiness.com

(And that’s only when my mind functions whenever I even glance at a mere photo of him. Usually my thoughts are, “ljgajsohglhoaygetonmybodythoyohljaglhgjlfal.” And just forget about it when I see him in motion…unless we’re talking about how the creative team behind Heroes completely degenerated his character, Mohinder Suresh. Then, my brain works enough to be pissed off about it.)

Of course, I can get into stats and facts about Ramamurthy, but that’s what the Tumblr is for. But I want to get back to this man’s beauty and, yes, casting him as Adonis. Bear with me…

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Racism Goes Up in the Air

by Latoya Peterson

I was peacefully watching Mad Men when this madness peeked into my commercial break. At 00:59:

“Bingo. Asians. They pack light, travel efficiently, and have a thing for slip on shoes, god love ‘em.”

“That’s racist!”

“I’m like my mother. I stereotype – it’s faster.”

Cue eye roll at blatant “he’s so cool and un-PC” ploy.

Bonus points for making a “post racial” joke when there are no other people of color in the trailer. Not even as background extras.