I consider myself to be very liberal and open minded, but I guess if you don’t know me, the joke could leave some with a bad taste.But to set the record straight: The joke about men being primitive is a joke.There is a reason why Israelis who move away from here because they couldn’t live with the way things are here, don’t even want to socialize with other Israelis abroad.At the core of this is the complete lack of anything like honor and basic courtesy.His saying that you are his girlfriend or asking you to be his girlfriend or even to marry you means nothing.
I also got a number of private messages legitimately pointing out that I might have been dating the wrong type of people. Then there were the more serious comments about racism, which I took very seriously. Question: What’s the best pick up line to pick up an Israeli guy? Brown, hairy, juicy, exotic, expensive and totally worth it. Answer: Are you occupied territory or can I settle you? The video is a loving joke about the cultural gaps between us that can sometimes cause funny misunderstandings.As much as the video makes fun of some stereotypes of Israeli men, it is also making fun of us, American women – getting all excited about a guy calling us sweetie or thinking that a guy inviting us to a family dinner must mean it is a serious relationship. One of the tips was based on my very first culture gap experiences. I was surprised when he took me back home to his parents’ house when we were both twenty-two years old.