soo...holly isn't an asian name? well, damn...
twenty of the "whitest" and "blackest" names? from abcnews.com:
Sept. 21, 2006 — Studies of resumes have found that people with black-sounding names are less likely to get callbacks.
"20/20" put 22 pairs of names to the test, posting identical resumes except for the names at the top.
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The resumes with the white-sounding names were actually downloaded 17 percent more often by job recruiters than the resumes with black-sounding names.
What are some of those names? Here's a list from the book "Freakonomics," by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, showing the top 20 whitest- and blackest-sounding girl and boy names.
20 "Whitest" Girl Names
20 "Blackest" Girl Names
20 "Whitest" Boy Names
20 "Blackest" Boy Names
ok, so i love the book freakonomics, but my question is: what about the asian names, huh? what about the "phuc yu's" and the "tu luong's"?
on a serious note, this is a sad sad statement of today's society. i mean, really? is this still happening? shame on us. i dont usually do this because i think it is a bit stupid, but this deserves a big frown-y face --> :-(