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Community Issues

Dec 27, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Inland Newspapers: Chinese American Groups Push to Save Historic China House in Southern California

posted by Randall

Dim SumA coalition of Chinese American heritage groups is working to save the historic China House in Rancho Cucamonga, CA. The home built by its inhabitants housed as many as 14 families. It is considered the last remnant of Cucamonga Chinatown and is now in danger of collapsing and faces demolition. Learn more about the home … Read more

Community Issues

Dec 27, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

LA Times: Victory for WalMart in Battle in LA Chinatown

posted by Randall

Sale tagA high level official at the Los Angeles Planning Commission has rejected an attempt by opponents of a WalMart in Los Angeles Chinatown. The official ruling upheld an earlier decision giving WalMart the ok to upgrade a commercial space at Cesar Chavez and Grand avenues, reported the LA Times.

WalMart is scheduled to open … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 27, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Bleacher Report: @Jlin7 and JHarden13 Poised to Make Playoff Run

posted by Randall

Basketball Chalk BoardJeremy Lin and James Harden are better together. For a while it looked as though Lin & Harden played as well together as Lin & Carmelo Anthony. But the Houston Rocket back court is now in sync and the team is playing its best ball of the season.

The playoffs are definitely a possibility for … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

OMG: @LucyLiuOfficial Says She Had Sex With a Ghost.

posted by Randall

 

HollywoodI guess when you play a Charlie’s Angel, you can do anything. Lucy Liu told US Weekly she once had sex with a ghost. What’s up with that? OMG

tries to make sense of it all.… Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Examiner: @DarrenCriss Dishes on What’s Next for Blaine on #Glee

posted by Randall

TelevisionGlee fans may be wondering what’s up with Blaine after cheating on Kurt.  Actor Darren Criss says it was a natural progression for the character after three years.  He looks ahead in the Examiner to what’s next for his character and hints at  a possible new love interest.… Read more

Community Issues

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

World Journal: Chinese American donates $200,00K For Construction of Chinese Gardens in Southern California

posted by Randall

Asian landscape

 

Yun-men Chen is not a wealthy man. But he decided to donate $200,000 from his retirement fund toward the construction of a Chinese garden in The Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, California. Oh, and he didn’t tell his wife.

“We Chinese should do something meaningful,” he said. More on his generous donation … Read more

Politics

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

MSNBC: Hawaii Governor Abercrombie Refuses Senator Inouye’s Dying Wish.

posted by Randall

Senator Daniel InouyeHawaii Governor Neil Abercrombie named his Lieutenant Governor Brian Schatz to replace the late Senator Daniel Inouye to the US Senate tonight, reported MSNBC.

Inouye had said before he died he would like to see Rep. Colleen Hanabusa named to succeed him.

“Senator Inouye conveyed his final wish to Governor Abercrombie,” said Jennifer Sabas, Inouye’s … Read more

Community Issues

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Politico: #Asian Americans Voted At a Lower Ratio Than Blacks & Whites in 2012

posted by Randall

ballotBlack and White voters during the 2012 presidential election voted at a higher rate than their population, with Blacks voting at the highest rate, reported Politico.

African Americans make up 12 percent of the eligible electorate, but accounted for 13 percent of the total vote.

White voters also represented a higher percentage of the total … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Channel APA: @KevJumba and @TheRealRyanHiga in Mr. Lonely

posted by Randall

Heart Does it seem sometime that you’re the only guy in the world that doesn’t have a girlfriend?  Kev Jumba can relate. But he says its nothing to sweat about, as he shows in Mr. Lonely with Ryan Higa on Channel APA. Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Dec 26, 2012 Ξ Comments are off

Bleacher Report: @Jlin7 and @jharden13 Leading @HoustonRockets to Playoffs

posted by Randall

basketball close upThe chemistry that was missing earlier in the season between Jeremy Lin and James Harden is starting to come together. The Rockets have won 7 out of their last 8 games including Wednesday night’s 87 -84 victory over the Chicago Bulls.

Jeremy Lin only had 8 points and 1 assist against the Bulls. But he’s … Read more

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