I suppose I should go back and listen to the video I don't see how a Chinaman would have come up in context talking to an African American youth. But then again I've been worried that I might have liver cancer or something so I'm not my usual self no sir I'm not.
Sometimes you feel different based on where you are at. Where I live is 98% Irish, English and German, less than 1% total "minorities" - so I am occasionally treated real dick. Where I work the clientele is largely black, Mexican, Asian - so there I am white. I'm Tan-ish
Ironically, in the highly racist place virtually every party store is owned by Arabic folk. What a burn!
Life lessons and motivation.
Life lesson: if you start something, it may not go your way.
Motivation: come out of the box strong. First to bring the pain almost always ends up on top aka winning. *Reference: growing up the road from Detroit.
I remember a story in the 80s about a couple guys who thought they'd mug an old guy sitting on a bench. Turns out, he was a WW2 vet who was an expert in hand to hand. Those two dummies never knew what hit them.