According to the Pew Research Center, 40.6 percent of Indian-Americans over the age of 25 have graduate or professional degrees, which makes us one of the most highly educated ethnic groups in America.
Bernard and I never got together, but he ended up setting a precedent for many of the guys I found myself attracted to as I got older.
"I wanna join NASA," he once told me while we jammed to music in his garage.
That there’s a lot Indian men need to learn about the art of approaching women, impressing them, or even respecting them is a known fact.
But an American women just revealed a truth about Indian men that’s a real embarrassment.
From what I've witnessed in the lives of friends and family friends, it isn't atypical in Indian-American culture for parents to suggest high-paying professions as viable options.