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Oh, No. Brenda Song Dating Macaulay Culkin

posted by Randall

Pictures are popping up of child stars Macaulay Culkin of Home Alone fame with Disney star Brenda Song.

As Entertainment Tonight reports, the two are feeling “the Paris love.”

The two were spotted together in Paris last … Read more

Blogs

Dating Asian American Men

posted by Randall
Thy Nguyen Liu with Alvin Liu

Alvin Liu won the #MySexyAsianMan contest after being nominated by his wife Thy Nguyen Liu

By Sam Louie
Psychology Today

For Asian American men, dating in the U.S. is difficult enough because of cultural and stereotypical challenges. And now with the proliferation of online dating apps and websites, it can be even more daunting. Statistically, … Read more

Asian Americans

Dec 16, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Dating Site Targets Asian Americans

Dating Site Targets Asian Americans

posted by Randall

East Meets WestA dating app targeting Asians and Asian Americans in English-speaking countries is giving AAPIs looking for love an outlet most other dating services don’t provide.

Alley Watch reports East Meet West just raised $1 million dollars in venture capital to connect Asians with each other. The company is based in New York.

East Meet West … Read more

Asian Americans

Aug 8, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Washington Post: Strategies for Asian American Men in the Online Dating World

Washington Post: Strategies for Asian American Men in the Online Dating World

posted by Randall

ValentinesIt’s no secret among Asian American men in the online dating world that it can be difficult to get a date.

Asian American men rank with Black women as the least likely to get a date online.

The Washington Post talked to two Asian American men who’ve had success in the online dating world about … Read more

Asian Americans

Aug 1, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Technical.ly: New Online Dating Consultant Launches New Service for Asian Americans

Technical.ly: New Online Dating Consultant Launches New Service for Asian Americans

posted by Randall
Keira Peng

Keira Peng

Here’s something you hear a lot from people looking for that special someone in the online dating scene.

“I’m tired of all the creeps that contact me”

“Why can’t I find any good looking normal guys?”

“Is there anyone out there for me?”

Those are the kinds of things Keira Peng used to … Read more

Asian Americans

Vox: Multiracial People Have Advantage in Dating World

posted by Randall

Hapa Model

Photo by Dave Tada

Multiracial people may be preferred in the dating world even over Whites, according to a new study by the University of Massachusetts Amherst and University of Texas Austin researchers.
 
Vox reports the study conducted for the Council on Contemporary Families looked at 6.7 million messages between heterosexual men and women … Read more

Community

Jun 2, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on New York Times: South Asian Men Navigate Tradition and Modernity in Dating

New York Times: South Asian Men Navigate Tradition and Modernity in Dating

posted by Jason Fong

Afshan Qadir While South Asian men previously relied on traditional cultural matchmaking practices, today’s South Asian American men must balance the expectations of their parents with a more modern approach to finding a spouse.

According to the New York Times, parental pressure and scrutiny over one’s choice for a partner is intense, as parents often set … Read more

Asian Americans

Sep 14, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Todo Texas: Tinder is no Match for Asian Guys Looking for a Date

Todo Texas: Tinder is no Match for Asian Guys Looking for a Date

posted by Randall

Asian GuyThe  matchmaking mobile app Tinder apparently isn’t making finding dates for Asian guys any easier than Match.com and other dating services.

Tinder matches people up based on mutual friends, interest and geographical location. If both users indicate they like each other, Tinder makes the introduction.

The blog Todo Texas quoted an Asian guy in Austin … Read more

Campus

Mar 17, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Michigan Daily: South Asian American Vagina Monologues hits campus

Michigan Daily: South Asian American Vagina Monologues hits campus

posted by Randall

Yoni Ki BaatTaboo topics for women of color such as masturbation and sex  took center stage in Angell Hall at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor recently, reported the Michigan Daily.

The show Yoni ki Baat, which translates to Talks of the Vagina in Hindi, was inspired by The Vagina Monologues in San Francisco.

The … Read more

Blogs

Feb 25, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Daily Targum: What the Mindy Project says about race & dating

Daily Targum: What the Mindy Project says about race & dating

posted by Randall

Mindy ProjectA blog by Rutgers University senior Rashmee Kumar for the Daily Targum takes a critical look at what the TV show The Mindy Project is saying about South Asian Americans in a multi-cultural society.

While applauding Kaling for bringing visibility to South Asian Americans, she finds “pretty problematic” the show’s commentary on sexual and race … Read more

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