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Dec 21, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

ABC: Chinatown counterfeiters upgrade to superfakes

posted by Randall

Counterfeit goodsABC’s 20/20 reported that counterfeiters are upping the ante for both consumers and themselves. (photo by UK Home Office)

Superfakes are now for sale. These counterfeit designer bags, watches and other luxury items are better than ever. In rare cases some are made with handcrafted leather.

But you’ll pay a price.

Instead of paying … Read more

Chinese American

Dec 20, 2013 Ξ 1 comment

CBS NY: Charges likely to be reduced in biker beating of Alexian Lien

posted by Randall

Alexian & Rosalyn LienCBS New York is reporting that charges are likely to be reduced against the biker suspects in the beating of Alexian Lien.

That’s actually good news for Lien’s family because his health has been improving since the September incident.

That means the top charge will be reduced because first degree gang assault requires permanent injury … Read more

Chinese American

Dec 20, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

SF Examiner: Three Streets in SF Chinatown to be Renamed After Community Leaders

posted by Ariel Neidermeier

Ross AlleyThree alleys in San Francisco’s Chinatown will be renamed in honor of community members who made contributions to the neighborhood.

Bartol Street will have Enid Ng Lim Alley added in honor of a community activist by the same name who fought to prevent a building in Chinatown from being converted into office spaces but, instead, … Read more

Blogs

Dec 20, 2013 Ξ 1 comment

TV Spy: Sports anchor apologizes for racially tinged remarks

posted by Randall

Blevin, DeanOklahoma City sportscaster Dean Blevins is backpedaling from a racially-tinged tweet he sent out to his 13,000 followers on Monday, reports TV Spy.

The KWTV sports anchor tweeted out that he wished people who worked in gas stations would “find the time to learn our language.”

The tweet has since been deleted, but was … Read more

Chinese American

Dec 20, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Boston Herald: Lost piece of Boston Chinatown to come back to life

posted by Randall

Boston ChinatownThe Boston Herald reports that a block of Boston Chinatown (photo by Osseous) which had been lost for the construction of the Southeast Expressway in the 1950s is about to come back to life.

The Asian Community Development Corp and New Boston have broken ground on a residential development on that same block which … Read more

Campus

Dec 20, 2013 Ξ 2 comments

Pocono Record: Still no charges filed in suspected hazing death at Asian American frat

posted by Randall

Pi Delta PsiPennsylvania authorities are still investigating whether the death of an Asian American pledge into a fraternity can be directly blamed on hazing, reports the Pocono Record.

About 30 members of Pi Delta Psi of Baruch College in New York had rented a cabin in Monroe County.

Three pledges of the Asian American fraternity were … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 19, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

New Media Rockstar: Wong Fu Productions marks 10 years

posted by Randall

Wong Fu ProductionsThe Asian American film making trio known as Wong Fu Productions is celebrating its 10th year and 2 millionth You Tube subscriber.

Philip Wang, Wesley Chan and Ted Fu make up the team of Wong Fu Productions.

“To think that we’ve been making videos and sharing them with people for 10 years, that’s a long … Read more

Blogs

Dec 19, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Guyism: Can I Have Your Number?

posted by Randall

What's Your Number?This video I saw after seeing a tweet from the @Slantedview plays more like a David Letterman skit.

Supposedly some buff Asian American dude wanted to test the theory that white women wouldn’t want to go out with an Asian guy.

So he randomly chose girls off the street, although judging by the attractiveness of … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 19, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Fansshare: Glee’s Harry Shum Jr to star in new webseries

posted by Randall

Harry Shum JrHarry Shum Jr. has been cast to play a superhero in the new You Tube web series Caper, reports Fansshare.

The show will feature four superheroes portrayed by Shum, Abby Miller, Beth Riesgraf and Hartley Sawyer.

In an odd comedic twist, these superheroes also double as their own villains.

Bam, pow, can you see Shum … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 19, 2013 Ξ Comments are off

Theater Mania: First video of Cole Horibe as Bruce Lee. @dance9cole

posted by Randall

Cole Horibe If you want to get an idea of the type of body one would need to portray Bruce Lee, check out the new video of So You Think You Can Dance star Cole Horibe on Theater Mania.

It’s the first video look of Cole preparing for his role as the Kung Fu master in … Read more

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