"' I typically date white girls,'" quoted mansion, Dean Unglert, a 26-year-old white contestant, questioned the importance of talking about their dating history at all with their hopeful fiancee. said he has "never really" dated a black woman before. So because she's black and he's black, I think it's important." On the episode that aired Monday, Bigger initially questioned if Lindsay was attracted to "brothers," noting that only one black man had been asked out on a one-on-one date.
"In my final decision, I just went with my heart and the person I found my forever with," she said after production wrapped.
Lindsay has not disclosed the race of her winner, as it could spoil the reality show's ending, but when her fiance is revealed it is guaranteed to be historic.
Will Gaskins, a 28-year-old black contestant, was particularly vocal on the subject during Tuesday's episode, telling his fellow housemate that Lindsay does "not look like the people that I've been dating for the past couple years." The Miami sales manager then went on to say that he typically dates white girls. Lindsay said she, too, was raised in a majority white community, but has predominantly dated black people.
In fact, she told in May that she wanted her cast to reflect her dating history, and her cast rates as the ABC franchise's most-diverse grouping in its 15-year run.
I also found that the black men there were not all that open to interracial dating either. Is there a singles scene that I could meet any potentials?
I am considering moving to Memphis next year to be closer to family but I have been reading and hearing terrible things about Memphis dating scene (not just from an inter-racial stand point but also that most of the people are married there and there isn't a singles scene for someone in their 30s), race relations, and inter-racial dating. I know there are problems everywhere but some areas seem to be more prevalent - is Memphis one of them??
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Lindsay's older sister, Constance, put Viall in the hot seat, asking why Lindsay was his first black girlfriend. I see Rachel,' but at the same time with this climate we're in, I feel like you've seen more racism come out and so he does need to be aware it's not something that you can just hide and ignore," she explained.