And now with the proliferation of online dating apps and websites, it can be even more daunting. is difficult enough because of cultural and stereotypical challenges.This is because of their denial, shame, and resistance to help which synchs with societal values on privacy and self-determination.These work together so that hoarders are often discovered only after they've been at it awhile, even in urban or suburban settings.The turians deployed a salarian-created biological weapon called the genophage, which virtually sterilised the krogan and sent them into a decline.The turians then filled the peacekeeping niche left by the once-cooperative krogan, and eventually gained a Council seat in recognition of their efforts.Not the ordinary topic for Your Tango, I know, but my experience with a local task force and the opportunity to interview multiple hoarders has left me with the impression that for many of us, dealing with a hoarder is not a question of "if" but "when".Despite media attention, hoarding has only really been studied in the last fifteen years or so.
While there are different theories for the reasoning, the clients I work with all agree with the premise of not being able to fit the hyper-masculine culture perpetuated by Western society.
Animal hoarding introduces the existence of live animals--strays or pets-- that are collected in such excess that they overwhelm the living space and capabilities of the hoarder, leading to unsafe or unhealthy conditions, the possibility of disease, and in some cases, the serious fact of animal cruelty or neglect.
Hoarders are unusually adept at restricting access to the hidden side of their lifestyle.
Unfortunately, this kind of gender racism will continue unless we see Asian men in leading romantic roles.
The most prominent one I can recall was Jet Li's character in the 2000 movie, "Romeo Must Die" where he was initially to kiss the late Aaliyah but the ending was re-scripted to a hug when producers feared mainstream American audiences would find the kiss too uncomfortable.