Gingers get a bad rap, but here's why you need to snag one ASAP. Admit it: When you think of gingers, you think of them as being pale and freckle-faced goofballs. Newman of MAD Magazine. It's become something of a running joke in the dating scene that redheads are unattractive. Don't believe me? There's an actual documentary on being ginger and how much it sucks And the fact that there's this weird fascination with gingers as medical anomalies probably doesn't help. And, recent studies show that more than 90 percent of ginger men are bullied because of their red locks!