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23 Of The Most Infuriating Brown People Problems

It ain't easy being brown. Thanks for bringing these issues to light, #BrownPeopleProblems.

1. Obligatory rebranding.

@CocaCola When I have to improvise my #CocaCola bottle to feel special. #brownpeopleproblems #gujjunames #patel

Ruchi Patel@ruchinotsushi92

@CocaCola When I have to improvise my #CocaCola bottle to feel special. #brownpeopleproblems #gujjunames #patel

11:04 PM - 14 Jul 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

2. This realisation.

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3. Fun conversations about your heritage.

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4. This sartorial no-no. :(

5. And this one.

These pants I gotta wear #brownpeopleproblems

Tucker Binning@TuckerBinning

These pants I gotta wear ?? #brownpeopleproblems

5:07 AM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. Being ignored by social software.

Taking pics with white people & getting lost because you're too brown for face recognition #brownpeopleproblems

2indian2Bidentified@Trishrani

Taking pics with white people & getting lost because you're too brown for face recognition #brownpeopleproblems

12:22 AM - 25 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. And profiled by service providers?

I think my network provider are being racist on multiple levels #o2 #cornershop #BrownPeopleProblems

Harshil Trivedi@reversesweep

I think my network provider are being racist on multiple levels #o2 #cornershop #BrownPeopleProblems

6:34 PM - 10 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

8. Parents LOL.

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9. Seriously.

10. What are they like?

11. When this happens.

“@VersLover: If I got paid for people pronouncing my name wrong ” I'd be a millionaire #brownpeopleproblems

Deanna Senaratne@Deanna_KO3

“@VersLover: If I got paid for people pronouncing my name wrong ” I'd be a millionaire #brownpeopleproblems

10:35 PM - 13 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

12. Or this.

My makeup always reflects yellow/orange in artificial light. #BrownPeopleProblems

Stephanie Knapp@Jaded_Mermaid

My makeup always reflects yellow/orange in artificial light. #BrownPeopleProblems

1:03 AM - 10 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

13. Or this.

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14. Objects in photographs may appear hairier than they really are.

Reason why South Asian men have trust issues. #Desi #Brownpeopleproblems #Liar #HairNotReal

Mulan @allspicebaby

Reason why South Asian men have trust issues. #Desi #Brownpeopleproblems #Liar #HairNotReal

2:36 AM - 10 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. Knowing what to say in this situation.

16. This is a holiday essential.

For vacation, we bought SPF100 sunscreen.. #brownpeopleproblems

Nancy Abraham@fancynancy_112

For vacation, we bought SPF100 sunscreen.. #brownpeopleproblems

10:39 PM - 22 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

17. Otherwise, this has to happen.

Me on a sunny day at school and everyone's outside on the field... #brownpeopleproblems

Moheema@MoheemaAli

Me on a sunny day at school and everyone's outside on the field... #brownpeopleproblems

7:33 PM - 19 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

18. This isn't from Twitter, but it's still relevant: The time this little boy mistook his aunt's brown finger for a sausage.

19. Regularly having to deal with this situation.

Thinkstock / Via Twitter: @WeSoDesi

20. But, conversely, also this one.

When an aunty/relative hugs you ,you're like #pakistaniproblems #desiproblems #brownpeopleproblems

Mihrimah_Irena@Mihrimah_Irena

When an aunty/relative hugs you ,you're like #pakistaniproblems #desiproblems #brownpeopleproblems

10:31 PM - 30 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

21. Having to beware the tupperware.

22. Although sometimes the fridge will grant you a pleasant surprise.

#BrownPeopleProblems -Does this ever happen to you? #humor #brownproblems

Urban Asian@UrbanAsian

#BrownPeopleProblems -Does this ever happen to you? #humor #brownproblems

12:48 PM - 12 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

23. The struggle. She is real.

My struggle: the spoon won't fit #BrownPeopleProblems

? shwetha ?@iamslimshwady

My struggle: the spoon won't fit

#BrownPeopleProblems

12:57 AM - 26 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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