bundangbear examines an issue that has disturbed him for some time among Asian women in Asia. There is a great tendency to desire a lighter skin tone, to the extent that skin whitening creams and soaps are sold. This desire was exemplified as the Chinese version of "Ugly Betty" required her to get a dark tan to make her more "ugly." Of course, bundangbear opposes this ideal, and he argues that ALL Asian women are beautiful, and that dark skin tones are very attractive. This is a NOT a Korea ...