Friday 24th March 2017,

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A Chinese American Girl Story to be told on Amazon

posted by Randall
Gwendolyn Yeo

Gwendolyn Yeo

American Girl is taking its drive for more diversity to television.

An American Girl special will air on Amazon featuring a 10-year-old Chinese American girl and her mother.

The story is titled An American Girl Story: Ivy & Julie 1976, A Happy Balance

According to Deadline, the role of Marilyn Ling, a … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Mom Turns Asian American Family Antics into Hit Comic Book

posted by Cathy Sun

Samuelism Mother's Day

By Cathy Sun
AsAmNews Intern

An Asian American mother in Maryland has turned funny stories about her family into a comic book that debuted as the number 1 new release in the comic strip section of Amazon. Cindy Goh’s book, Samuelism: C Starts with Cookie  is mostly based upon the unfiltered and ridiculous thoughts of … Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Protest Forces Amazon Canada to Remove Lord Ganesh Underwear, but No Apology

posted by Randall

Hindu Underwear

Imagine the uproar that would erupt if Walmart sold underwear with the image of Jesus Christ on them.

That’s what happened when word leaked out that Amazon Canada was selling underwear with the Hindu deity Lord Ganesha on the hip.

The next day the online retailer removed “Women’s Ganesh Ganesa Ganapati 4 White Hipsters” from … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Amazon Stops Selling Doormats Featuring Hindu Deities

posted by Randall
Lord Ganesh

Lord Ganesh

Amazon has quietly removed some 60 doormats for sale featuring Hindu deities, temples and saints following an outcry from Hindu leaders in the United States.

The images people would have been wiping their feet on included the Hindu deities Shiva, Vishnu, Keishna, Ganesha, Venkateswara, Saraswati, Murugan, Durga-Hanuman, and Padmanabha.

Rajan Zed, president of … Read more

Blogs

Amazon Sells How-To Travel Guide for Sex for Asian American Males

posted by ShirleyNLew

travel sex bookThis is for sale on Amazon?! A how-to, Get Laid in Hong Kong. A Travel and Sex Guide for the Western Asian Male: Guaranteed to get you laid. 

By Shirley N Lew

I’m shaking my head at this really hard. Really hard. WTH?

To not give any attention to the author, I won’t mention his … Read more

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