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Dec 31, 2012 Ξ Leave a comment

The Hindu: #Indian Americans Call on FBI to Track Religious Hate Crimes in Wake of NY Subway Death

posted by Randall

SubwaySeveral Indian American civil rights groups are asking the Justice Department and FBI to start tracking religious hate crimes, reports The Hindu.

Prosecutors say Sunando Sen was pushed into an oncoming New York subway train because the attacker hated Muslims and Hindus.

“Such a violent and hateful attack on any individual, especially because of … Read more

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ABC: @JuJuChangabc On Hottest Workout Pants in Time for New Year’s Workouts

posted by Randall

workoutJuJu Chang of ABC News gets to do a lot of fun, interesting and offbeat stories. The latest is on the hottest workout out pants around.  Not hot in the sense that sales are good, although its creator does say the pants are doing well, but these pants are meant to make you hot. Not … Read more

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Bleahcer Report: @Jlin7 & @Jharden13 Star in Buddy Cop Movie, But Can It Work?

posted by Randall

 

 

basketballJeremy Lin and James Harden have this on going relationship that some have wondered will ever gel. It’s like a buddy cop movie where an odd pairing are forced to play cop together, and neither side understands the other or necessarily wants to. But after a while the two get to know each … Read more

Community Issues

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AlJazeera: Hate Crime death of Indian Am in NY Subway Part of Larger Trend

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MuslimThe death of an Indian American pushed to her death into an oncoming subway train because her suspected attacker mistakenly thought she was Muslim is part of a larger trend.

Sunando Sen had just attained her American dream having opened her own small business, a print shop.

AlJazeera reports the number of violent attacks against … Read more

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Dec 30, 2012 Ξ Leave a comment

ComicBookMovie.com: @MingNa promises fresh take on Marvel Shields’s TV Project.

posted by Randall

ShieldMing Na Wen returns to television for a pilot based on Marvel’s Shield. The project will be directed by Josh Whedon of the Avengers.  ComicBookMovie.com

caught up a on the red carpet with Ming Na who channeled a bit of Mary Poppins for her interview.… Read more

Sports

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KPCC: @Lakers 1st To broadcast NBA Games in #Korean

posted by Randall

microphoneThe Los Angeles Lakers have become the first NBA team ever to broadcast its games in Korea, reports KPCC. Koreans are the third largest ethnic group in Los Angeles after whites and Hispanics. 300,00- Koreans live in the LA area, 70 percent of them don’t speak English at home.… Read more

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Asiance: What Happens to America’s Next Top Models After They Leave the Show? Jade Cole Shows TMZ

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red carpetFame is fleeting, especially on reality television. So when TMZ cameras spotted Jade Cole from Cycle 6 of America’s Next Top Models, she couldn’t resist mugging for the cameras, reports  Asiance via TMZ. See what happened when the camera lights turned on.

 … Read more

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The Ring: The Day the @FilipinoFlash Almost Committed Suicide

posted by Randall

Boxing GloveWBO junior featherweight champion Nonito Donaire told Sports Illustrated he almost committed suicide at the age of 10, The Ring reported. The Filipino Flash says he suffered from low self esteem and depression.

“My family didn’t have much. We didn’t need an extra mouth to feed,” Donaire is quoted as saying.

 

 

 … Read more

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You Tube: @OfficialCharice Shows Off Her Chops with Canadian Tenors In Fabulous Performance

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SingerCharice continues to amaze. This time in a performance with David Foster and the Canadian Tenors of  The Prayer on You TubeRead more

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Inquirer: #Filipino American Accused in Terror Plot Pleads Not Guilty

posted by Randall

 

gavelA Filipino American from Southern California accused of planning to unleash ‘violent jihad’ against US armed forces and other Americans abroad has entered a not guilty plea in Federal Court.

Ralph Deleon is one of four defendants in the case.  An FBI complaint alleges DeLeon and one other defendant revealed their plans to an … Read more

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