The phrases fresh off the boat (FOB), off the boat (OTB), banana boat (BB), or just simply boat Within some ethnic Asian circles in the United States, the phrase is considered politically incorrect and derogatory. It can also be used to describe.
An Asian FOB unfortunately often gets stereotyped for not speaking fluent English and also for being a bad driver. But these are just stereotypes. Not everyone.
Eventually I joined the Asian-American kids in teasing the new FOB Asians in our school and feeling like I've succeeded in becoming one of.
“What is a FOB?” My mother posed this question to me at lunch a few months ago , eliciting silence from me. She obviously picked up on my.