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Dec 13, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

2013 Predicted to be Big Year for Jessica Sanchez

posted by Randall

Last season’s American Idol put runner up Jessica Sanchez on the map. But 2013 could be the year that catapults her into superstardom. Celeb Dirty Laundry reminds us of several new projects Jessica has on top, including a recurring role on the popular show Glee and a new album. . j.mp/W7eXwZRead more

Top Story

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Korean American detained by North Koreans

posted by Randall

 

The New York Times quoting a human rights advocate says a Korean Am tour guide, Kenneth Bae,  has been arrested in North Korea and has been held for a month. The US State Department says its aware of the reports, but refused to confirm it citing privacy concerns.  The arrest is reportedly linked to … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 13, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

The Biggest Booster of Filipino American Culture in Las Vegas Honored

posted by Randall

Myrna Alforque Fontillas may not be a household name, but in Las Vegas, she’s the Wayne Newton of Filipino American culture. The Asian Journal reports that Fontillas has been honored with an Outstanding Woman of Style award. She co-founded the Filipiniana Dance Troupe of Las Vegas as well as the Filipiniana Cultural & Arts Foundation … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

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Charice Hits a Home Run With Her Rendition of a Whitney Houston Hit

posted by Randall

Charice is known for her beautiful ballads and for being catapulted into fame by Oprah. But this rendition of a Whitney Houston tune is certain to add to her fan base. ABS CBN posted the performance on You Tube and in just two days, already had nearly 60,000 hits.  http://j.mp/UlFVi9… Read more

Bad Ass Asians

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The Obscure Pop Culture Gift Guide For Asian Americans

posted by Randall

If you find yourself combing through ads in the newspaper or on the internet for gift ideas, look no more. GMA has come up with the Obscure Pop Culture Gift Guide for Asian Americans. These gifts are items no self proclaimed hip Asian American should be without.  See why the  first gift on the list … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

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Jeremy Lin truly an International Sensation

posted by Randall

Jeremy Lin has once again proven what an international sensation he has become. He was among the most top trending search terms in the Philippines on Google, according to GMA.  American Idol runner up Jessica Sanchez also made the list.… Read more

Politics

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First Inaugural Ball Planned by Indian Americans for President Obama

posted by Randall

The first Inaugural ball ever organized by Indian Americans will be held to celebrate the re-election of President Barack Obama, reports The Daily Pioneer .  It will be held two days before he takes the oath of office for the 2nd time. The newly formed Indiaspora will be used to support Indian Americans at all … Read more

Community Issues

Dec 12, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Washington DC’s Chinatown to Go Green

posted by Randall

It  pays to have the offices of the  American Society of Landscape Architecture in your neighborhood.  ASLA planners envision a greener Chinatown in Washington, DC. New bicycle safe lanes alongside pedestrian friendly streets are proposed.  The plan would also include more sitting areas.

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Bad Ass Asians

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Why Houston Rockets Want to Get Ball Into Jeremy Lin’s Hands More

posted by Randall

basketballIf you listen to the skeptics, you’d think Jeremy Lin is a bust less than a quarter into the season. But the Capital New York reports that the  Houston Rockets know better than that. Coach Kevin McHale, back after a month absence due to the recent death of his daughter, has announced he wants to … Read more

Campus

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Too Expensive to Study Asian American Health?

posted by Randall

A study by the Institution of Asian American Health at UMass finds there’s not enough data on Asian Americans to make a difference in combating the high disparities the community faces in Hep B & diabetes cases. The excuse health professionals give is that its too expensive to study Asian Americans, as if #AAPIs don’t … Read more

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