Mariah Carey is happy her baby wont be an outcast
Mariah Carey told British ride just how happy she is that her baby will be accepted by society instead of being an outcast.
Carey, who happens to be of is Irish-American and African-American decent, revealed that she felt like an outcast growing up.
Here’s what Carey said to British Pride: “Having Obama in office and bringing a child into the world at this point is totally different than me feeling like an outcast when I was growing up and not feeling like it was okay to be ethnically diverse, and I can’t believe that we have arrived at this point within society.”
The 40-year-old explained that growing up not looking the same as either her mother or father was an unusual thing for her but is happy that her baby will not feel the same.
The “h Santa” singer believes that electing Barack Obama as the President of the United States brought about a change in the way people viewed others ad the world.
“I think it’s a little bit easier now because the world has changed just in terms of identifying yourself, ” said Carey. “That always felt like a strange thing to me as a child, not looking the same as your own mother of father was a very different thing back then.”
Posted on December 2, 2010, in ENTERTAINMENT NEWS and tagged Barack Obama, christmas, mariah carey, nick cannon, pregnancy, President, Radio Disney, United States. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.