One rather consistent complain in comments in the interracial dating thread is lack of talk about how Asian-Americans fit into this. The lack of talk comes from the fact that while I've spent most of my life thinking about and living around black people, I can't really say the same about Asian-Americans. I certainly can't say the same about Asian-Americans and interracial dating. Beyond the basic stats, it just isn't something I know a lot about. Having watched people use stats to butcher the reality of black lives in this country, I find it likely that I might do the same thing.
The US is particularly miserable at putting aside money for the future. Should we blame our paychecks or our psychology?