Literally refers to all Caucasian Americans, but is often used to refer to whites who live in the suburbs or to white, rural middle-America. Because urban whites do not live in communities as raciallly homogenous as suburban or rural whites, they are often exempted from the definition of this word.
The movie American Beauty
focuses on a quintessential white American home.
In a surprising turn of events, a number of elements from hip-hop culture have infiltrated white America.